Category Archives: artist-speaker

Join Atherton Arts Foundation, Town of Atherton, & Michael Killen: Art Exhibition, Presentation, and Wine & Hors d’oeuvres Wed. Nov. 9, 4:30-6PM

YOU ARE INVITED!  Anthropocene  Please join the Atherton Arts Foundation, Town of Atherton, and Michael Killen: Art Exhibition, Presentation, and Wine & Hors d’oeuvres Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 Time:  4:30 – 6:00pm (5:15 to 6:00pm presentation & discussion by Michael) Michael will share his … Continue reading

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Art That Is New and that Really Matters

New Painting from Michael Killen Suggests Next President’s Energy Strategy Needed to Slow Climate and Ocean Change.’ Energy and climate and ocean experts help share the story. Michael Killen lives and works in the Silicon Valley city of Menlo Park, … Continue reading

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Artist and SRI International Discuss National and Global Energy Requirements In the Age of Climate Change

Michael Killen, Silicon Valley artist,  shared what motivated him to create “Dire Consequences: Send in the Clowns” series of large scale paintings. Ripudaman Malhotra, SRI International Fellow and co-author of “A Cubic Mile of Oil” shared the realities of the need … Continue reading

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New Threat to the Ocean Food Supply: Interview with Ken Caldiera

Michael Killen, Artist and Filmmaker asks ocean researcher, Ken Caldiera,  who helped increase awareness of ocean acidification about threats to the ocean food chain. Michael refers to ocean acidification as ocean change. michael@killen.com Twitter  @killenmichael

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2nd US Government Agency Gives Silicon Valley Artist Opportunity to Speak at Its Event and Show Paintings

United States Geological Survey (USGS) joined NASA as second US Federal Agency to invite Silicon Valley artist Michael Killen, to share his thoughts that lead him to create paintings that include ‘Sustainability’, ‘Resilience of America’, ‘Climate Change for the Rest … Continue reading

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