Wise Storytellers

From Adam and Eve’s Biblical expulsion from the ­Garden of Eden to Sir Isaac Newton’s inspiration to formulate the laws of gravity, the apple tree has ­certainly been a central character in stories that ­matter. Unlike Newton, Diane Cook and Len Jenshel cannot pinpoint a eureka moment that set their ­photography project, Wise Trees, into ­motion. How several observations led to one of their most ­remarkable art pieces, and how it shows that each tree tells its own story and why we should listen to it.

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