Imperial & Military Island Visions

Report on San Clemente Island Draw-in

By Hillary Mushkin | September 6, 2012

Incendiary Traces ventures out on the sport fishing boat Fury for an unannounced draw-in focused on San Clemente Island Naval Weapons Testing Range.

The Naval Gaze: (Sub)tropical Fantasies and Imperial Pacific Landscapes

By Hillary Mushkin | August 14, 2012

Hillary Mushkin examines early European representations of the Southern California coast.

Johnston Island Saturday Night

By Steve Rowell | July 31, 2012

Artist Steve Rowell assembles a video piece documenting Johnston Island's past. Located 800 miles west of Hawaii, the site was transformed after numerous high altitude nuclear test launches during the 1960s and 70s.

Tracing the San Clemente Island Weapons Testing Range

By Hillary Mushkin | July 17, 2012

San Clemente Island is the subject of a draw-in on the deck of a sport fishing boat named "The Fury".