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GRETA RYBUS / LA WAYAKA CURRENT TROPIC + ARCTIC

GRETA RYBUS (b.1986 USA) is a photographer based in Maine. Rybus was an artist in residence during EXPEDITION 1La Wayaka Current / Tropic Location + EXPEDITION 8 - La Wayaka Current / Arctic Location.

On coming to Arctic - "This is the third chapter of my five-part series documenting climate change as a human rights issue and human experience. I am gathering images, interviews, and stories about how communities' relationships with nature are changing as our planet undergoes unprecedented changes. The second part of the series was successfully created in Panama with La Wayaka, and I would love the opportunity to work with La Wayaka again to continue the project." - Greta Rybus

Rybus is an American photojournalist based in Portland, Maine. She has degrees in Photojournalism and Cultural Anthropology, and typically works on assignments for magazines and newspapers. Greta specializes in portraiture, travel, and documentary work. Her ongoing climate change project is a personal endeavor that has been featured in CNN and Orion Magazine. 

Link to artist website

 

DOCUMENTATION OF RESIDENCIES AT TROPIC + ARCTIC w/ LA WAYAKA CURRENT

During her residency with us, Greta worked at both locations from Tropic to Arctic to collect quotes and images to tell stories about climate change effecting people in remote and contrasting geographical locations. Below is a selection of Rybus' portfolio of projects made at La Wayaka Current. See her website for the full story from Tropic - Cilmate Change in Panama and Arctic - Coming Soon.

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