- Art Portfolio
Personal site. A visual story I built ~ 2009, inspired by our place in the cosmos.
- Contact: for professional inquiries. To send portfolios, use the link in the Quanta section below.
Follow my latest work:
- Interactive 3D models on Sketchfab: @NatureInTheory
- Art instagram: @NatureInTheory
- Photo instagram: @TheOperatingSystem
Quanta Submission Form
Interested in creating art for Quanta? Send portfolio submissions here.
My lede illustrations published on Quanta Magazine, sorted by most recent
Pinterest: Art Direction
As Quanta's art director, I worked on nearly every feature story from Fall 2014 - 2021. This includes direction of illustration and photography, editing, concepting, graphic design, visual development, storyboarding, and more.
- Sketchfab Science Spotlight (text): Why & how I employ 3D models at Quanta.
SVA Creators Feature (video, 2:40)
A short video about my photography, artwork, & approach to social media
Adjust Your Margins Interview (text)
About my work; synthesizing art, design, science, and gardening
SciViz 2019 Talk (video, ~20:00)
"Galaxy Leggings, Truth Serum, & the Visibility Cloak"
How I approach creating & directing scientific/editorial illustrations at Quanta Magazine
Photographic & botanical:
Free & Creative Commons selections from my photo archives (plants, landscapes, textures)
DNA Analysis Reveals a Genus of Plants Hiding in Plain Sight
In 2018 I wrote about the science behind Philodendron bipinnatifidum & related species' reclassification to genus Thaumatophyllum. Featuring photography by Haarkon.
Bloom & Grow Radio Interview (Podcast, ~30 min)
TheOperatingSystem: Plant Propagation 101 and Using Plants to Disconnect
A wide selection of my artwork, graphics, and illustrations
Anything that isn't here