Atlantis, Past and Future

On the shoreline of the Welsh coast near Borth, violent winter storms caused remnants of an ancient kingdom and forest to emerge from the sea, lending some physical evidence to underpin the area’s deluge myth of Cantre‚Äôr Gwaelod, a sunken realm and forest long said to lie beneath Cardigan Bay. The Cantre’r Gwaelod legend says…

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Negating Seasonality

When we look into the future, it’s always the same stuff that catches our fancy. Transportation, climate control, surmounting daily inconvenience. The postcards here show a light-hearted vision of life in the year 2000, as illustrated on chocolate boxes circa 1900. I’ve noticed, however, that older ‘future-visions’ from this era rarely include farming and food…

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