A work from Jarbas Lopes’s ongoing series “AERIALBIKEWAY (Cicloviaerea)” included in the “Bike Rides” exhibition at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, from a great read on how museums are promoting bike culture.
This note has some of the best advice I’ve ever received, especially given its context. It was tucked into a shot glass in Death Valley, where I was celebrating my 21st birthday with five cool friends I had recently met (love college).
So Malkah, Sooz, Liza, Josh and Clif — thanks, wherever you are.
I was all set to dig up a bunch of old maps and urban plans that show how DC was built on a swamp, which is why it’s so freakin damn humid here in July and August, and what were George Washington and Pierre L’Enfant thinking.
But when I started my research by googling “dc swamp,” what I found were these links: