Category Archives: climate change

Advisors Who Helped Michael Killen Make ‘Energy and Emissions’ (6 x 15′)

Michael Killen’s Advisors Are: Burton Richter, PhD, Chief Scientist Harry Cohen, Chief Artist Advisor Ripudaman Malhotra, SRI Fellow and Co-author, “A Cubic Mile of Oil” Robert Green, PhD, Board Member, Thorium Alliance of Silicon Valley Alex Cannara, PhD, Board Member, … Continue reading

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Art ‘Dire Consequences: Send in the in Clowns’ Next stop

Michael Killen, Silicon Valley artist,  speaker and filmmaker created  the ‘Dire Consequences: Send in the Clowns series of large scale paintings. The series consists of three 15’ x 6’ paintings, each of which addresses a consequence of the carbon and … Continue reading

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Art Inspired Conversation of Global Energy Choices: Only In Silicon Valley

Only in Silicon Valley might we find art and an artist who prepares an audience for an insightful discussion of global energy choices. It happens August 28, 2015 at the Nature Gallery in Los Alto, CA. Michael Killen will share … 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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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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