my month long residency here in iceland is drawing to a close (no pun intended). my small group of fellow artists and i all lament the passing of this time too quickly, and i'm wanting to anchor the memories and experiences in a way that will create some permanency. it is all about the landscape in this world of fire and ice, and it does not disappoint. every turn of the bend reveals a dramatic seismic upheaval of elements - allowing gravity to do the rest. here are a few images that merely suggest the real thing.