California in the 22nd century. A vision and a plan for Sustainability and Surplus. After the successful progression past petrol-based energy and with the new ability to desalinate ocean water […]
Everywhere across California, there are forests. Forests of all variety: across the oak-dotted Great Valley, along the Rugged Coast, and even of course across the High Sierra where there is […]
There is a lot more going on than just a presidential campaign. In California, we are deliberating many wilderness policy directions that demand considerate attention. The above map and the […]
For the first time, the Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument Map-Poster by Obi Kaufmann is available. Click here to buy. New #trailpaintings available include RED FOX. Click here to buy. COYOTE. […]
I am humbled and I am elated. I’ve been announced as the winner of the 2016 James D. Phelan literary award on behalf of the San Francisco Foundation for California […]
The Aesthetics of the Phenotype An evolutionary psychology of architecture Part 1: the identity of a skyscraper by Obi Kaufmann In many colonial insects, there is interface between individual and […]
A sampling portfolio of maps, with incomplete keys. California, A Field Atlas My song for the California of wildflowers, of salmon, of deserts, of glaciers, of oaks and sweet pine, […]
The following is an excerpt of the original interview with me, Obi Kaufmann of @coyotethunder by Daniel Crockett for the new Gestalten Publication WILDSIDE, due out in 2017. What is […]
Map 01. the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act (H.R. 4685), legislation will safeguard nearly 250,000 acres of new and expanded wilderness in the Los Padres National Forest and the Carrizo Plain […]
Eagle. Red Tail Hawk. Coopers Hawk. Raven. Heron. Falcon. Six Prints, edition of 10 each, of the Birds of California, click through gallery for details and to purchase.
…No other heaven; an everyday grace that has this dumb monkey on his knees, scratching in the dirt, reflecting his own heart’s resonance, trying to paint his clumsy way out […]
A California Field Atlas, draft portfolio, by Obi Kaufmann, Spring 2016. A sampling of the hand-painted maps I’m producing for inclusion in a grand compendium, being published by www.heydaybooks.com next […]
Click here to buy the book The book: 19 new poems, chiseled out of the forests of California, 24 paintings, tattoo’d across my heart and yours. instagram: #trailpaintings & @coyotethunder. […]
Published by http://www.coldsplinters.com in 2014, here is the first online gallery of the mountain could not remember your name, trail paintings and wilderness poetry by Obi Kaufmann.
Ohlone Dancer by Obi Kaufmann They are unearthing Chochenyo Ohlone ancestors under that new retail monstrosity they are throwing up over on 4th Street in Berkeley. We have an opportunity here […]
Please read the following letter and send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org today endorsing the returning of the Eagle Mountain Lands to the Joshua Tree National Park. This letter to the Superintendent […]