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A story about our recent show at Printed Matter in New York was in the March 18th edition of the City Paper. Read more here: www.citypaper.net
Photo by Matthew Gallagher.
Europe has embraced hi-speed rail travel, and has quickly got things moving. China hopes to have a rail system that reaches speeds of up to 320 km/h and connects the country to Russia and points west within the next ten years. Hopefully soon, the United States will realize its folly, and follow suit. From the New York Times:
“In the meantime, the Acela, Amtrak’s express train running from Boston to New York to Washington, looks like a homely tortoise by comparison with its sleek brethren here, averaging only 71 miles an hour. Spain’s high-speed train sector seems well positioned to expand. All AVE lines currently turn a profit and have easily survived price wars waged by airlines, Professor Valls said. What is more, trains require fewer employees and far less costly infrastructure than do planes.”
Full article and more photos here: www.nytimes.com
Yesterday we went to the famous skatespot Dustbowl. We took some tools to cut back the weeds and clean up the place for the nice weather. We were eventually kicked out by the police after a few hours. The Dustbowl is a great example of the kind of free space that has almost disappeared in our society. Recognize these places in your area, seize them and love them, the reasons you can’t hang out there are fictitious……..photos by Micah Danges