Category Archives: Don Quixote

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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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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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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Stanford University to Host Michael Killen’s ‘Sustainable California Art/Speaker Tour’, During Energy Summit 2014.

“Precourt Energy Efficiency Center at Stanford University’s Summit(s) http://peec.stanford.edu/events/2014/sves/index.php is a favorite of mine,” says Killen.  I learn a  lot, network with business and governments VIPs, and signup guests for my TV show. I will display seven paintings including ‘Don … Continue reading

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John Laird California Sec. Nat Resources and Michael Killen, Artist Spoke at NASA Ames

Secretary Laird  and Artist Michael Killen shared their remarks on climate change and the California drought at NASA Ames,  Feb 13. Both men stood in front of Killen’s paintings “Water Water Everywhere and Not a Drop to Drink”(8′ x 5′) … Continue reading

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