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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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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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Next Stop for ‘Don Quixote Meets Climate Change’- Sustainable Silicon Valley

The painting, shown above,  taps into the lore of Don Quixote,  to help bring new communities that may not have heard the climate change and greenhouse gas story to that story. Those communities include the Hispanic and Latino communities. Michael Killen, Artis … Continue reading

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Sustainable Silicon Valley Displays Michael Killen’s Don Quixote Art Series at West Summit

Sustainable Silicon Valley, at its West Summit 2014 event  Wed. 19, in Palo Alto, will display ‘Don Quixote Meets Climate Change’ and ‘Don Quixote Joins California in Battle with Sea Level Rise’,  as well  ‘Water Water Every and Not a … Continue reading

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Michael Killen to Display Paintings Inspired by Growth of Usage of Coal and Oil

‘Liberty Fused to Coal and Oil’ Michael Killen to display two paintings inspired by growth of usage of coal and oil. (He believes markets for fossil fuel will continue to grow.) Place: Jennings Pavilion, Holbrook- Palmer Park, Atherton, CA Date: Friday, … Continue reading

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IPPC Leader Next to Share Climate Message in Don Quixote Space

Chris Field, IPCC Co-Chair, Working Group II, will share his climate message on stage with Quixote—15×6 foot painting ‘Don Quixote Meets Climate Change’, at the event “Art, Politics and Science Meets Climate Change”; Media Center, 900 San Antonio Rd, Palo Alto, , … Continue reading

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Brian Schmidt, Vice Chair Santa Clara Valley Water District Discusses California Drought

Brian is also the first water official in the state of California to ask Michael to study the threat of ocean acidification and to make a painting that would bring attention to that threat. Michael endorses Brian for re-election in2014.

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