Candace Jensen is committed to realizing a culture profoundly informed by deep ecology. She is a visual artist, writer, calligrapher, letterpress printer and tantric, as well as a budding herbalist and gardener. She has exhibited her artwork in California, New York, Philadelphia, Vermont and also Belgium. Jensen is currently working to establish an artist and writers’ retreat and residency space in rural Vermont with her partner, the mathematical artist Owen Schuh. In summer and fall of 2020 she will lead a poetry chapbook printing project at the Putney Public Library (VT), including numerous American poets from New England and elsewhere. Jensen lives in Southern Vermont, part of unceded traditional lands of the Western Abenaki Peoples, N’dakinna.
“and even you forgot those brilliant flashes seen from afar” -Ruth Stone