*RESCHEDULED** Due to public health concerns, the Florida Springs Film Series: “Lost Springs” event has been rescheduled from April 7 to Nov. 9. We will continue to monitor the evolving situation and keep the public updated regarding future events. We apologize for the inconvenience! Join the Florida Museum and UF Thompson Earth Systems Institute for …
I scoured the drowned forest for the compositions etched into my mind these last weeks. I’ve studied these trees in my dreams, I’ve watched the light illuminate their texture, I’ve seen the shadows in their shape. I was here to photograph these trees, to find their stories that have been stuck in the thickening mud of this lost place.
Experiencing a landscape scarred and abandoned by government failure, an artist must come to grips with the impending loss of her subject matter: a collection of majestic freshwater springs exposed only for a short time before being smothered and forgotten beneath waters held back by an aging and purposeless dam.