Category Archives: Research Institute

Terra Vita Springs

Terra Vita Springs is a beautiful permaculture site located in the Siskiyou National Forest outside of Ashland, Oregon.  Jeff Higley runs the place and he really knows his stuff!  I have had the opportunity to visit the land briefly, and

Terra Vita Springs

Terra Vita Springs is a beautiful permaculture site located in the Siskiyou National Forest outside of Ashland, Oregon.  Jeff Higley runs the place and he really knows his stuff!  I have had the opportunity to visit the land briefly, and

The Resilience Hub

The Resilience Hub is a permaculture research institute in the Portland, Maine area.  I love their name, and it is important to remember that the health and resiliency of our local communities depends upon educational projects such as these.  They

The Resilience Hub

The Resilience Hub is a permaculture research institute in the Portland, Maine area.  I love their name, and it is important to remember that the health and resiliency of our local communities depends upon educational projects such as these.  They

Permaculture Research Institute of Australia

The Permaculture Research Institute of Australia, or PRI, is the permaculture site founded by Bill Mollison himself!  I have heard stories of this site having an abundance of water during Australia’s worst droughts on record because of keyline damn construction.

Permaculture Research Institute of Australia

The Permaculture Research Institute of Australia, or PRI, is the permaculture site founded by Bill Mollison himself!  I have heard stories of this site having an abundance of water during Australia’s worst droughts on record because of keyline damn construction.

Lost Valley: Education Center & Ecovillage

Lost Valley is an educational institute and ecovillage in the Eugene, Oregon area.  I look forward to one day working with them as a student, photographer and/or educator.  They offer courses in forest gardening, permaculture design and natural building. Here

Lost Valley: Education Center & Ecovillage

Lost Valley is an educational institute and ecovillage in the Eugene, Oregon area.  I look forward to one day working with them as a student, photographer and/or educator.  They offer courses in forest gardening, permaculture design and natural building. Here

The Omega Institute

The Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY is a beautiful holistic learning center.  I had the honor of working here as an Artist in Residence during the summer of 2011.  The facilities are amazing!  There are studios for dance, yoga, meditation

The Omega Institute

The Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY is a beautiful holistic learning center.  I had the honor of working here as an Artist in Residence during the summer of 2011.  The facilities are amazing!  There are studios for dance, yoga, meditation

Occidental Arts & Ecology Center

Occidental Arts & Ecology Center, or OAEC is a great permaculture research institute and ecological university.  They offer a vast array of courses and educational opportunities.  I hope to one day be involved in a course here, either as a

Occidental Arts & Ecology Center

Occidental Arts & Ecology Center, or OAEC is a great permaculture research institute and ecological university.  They offer a vast array of courses and educational opportunities.  I hope to one day be involved in a course here, either as a

Gaia University

I am currently enrolled in the MSc ‘Integrative Ecosocial Design’ program with Gaia University.  Gaia U is based on the principles of Transformative Action Learning, which is a pedagogy that emphasizes the student take their own initiative to engage in

Gaia University

I am currently enrolled in the MSc ‘Integrative Ecosocial Design’ program with Gaia University.  Gaia U is based on the principles of Transformative Action Learning, which is a pedagogy that emphasizes the student take their own initiative to engage in