Patterns of Extraction

by Edward Burtynsky Gallery

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It has always been a radical act to share stories during dark times. They are regenerative spaces of creation and renewal. As we experience a loss of sacred connection to the earth, we share stories that explore the timeless connections between ecology, culture, and spirituality.

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Emergence Magazine, Vol. 3
Living with the Unknown

Our annual print edition is a collection of essays, poems, adapted multimedia stories, and photo essays. The stories in this edition offer what we hope can be a light in the darkness as we transition into the next chapter of our collective future and embrace the reality of living with the unknown.

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an Emergence Magazine Production Open Feature

This six-part multimedia experience shares the stories of four Indigenous communities in California who are revitalizing their languages.

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Set in an unprecedented moment of global stillness, this film follows artists and thinkers in Iceland as they interpret a world gripped by the pandemic and reflect on possibilities for transformation held within this great pause.

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