After a decade of living and working in Hawaii, West is currently based in the San Diego area with affiliations and projects
in California, Mexico, and the Pacific Rim. His interviews and consulting services may be scheduled by contacting him directly. Links
to some of the groups that he supports or collaborates with are listed below.
Water Sciences & Insights
Encinitas, California 92023 USA
Fundación Somos Agua
brings a "new culture of water" to the world through art-science interactions, computer graphics, animated
storytelling, and interactive exhibits.
is a community of scientists, engineers, artists, and designers who value
and support collaborative work as means of fostering innovation and sustainability in their disciplines.
international organization dedicated to protecting the world's oceans and beaches through conservation, litigation, research, and
Art & Science Collaborations
is an international group of artists, writers, scientists, engineers, curators,
and gallerists working at the intersection of art, science, and technology.
is protecting many of the beautiful
and biologically significant marine environments in California and Mexico through conservation and activism.
Hanalei Watershed Hui
cares for the rivers and watersheds of Kauai by applying the Hawaiian principles of sustainability, stewardship,
integrity, and respect.
is artist Pam Longobardi's response to the problem of ocean plastics, which she collects
and uses to create pieces and exhibits that bring attention to the problem.
utilizes art, technology, and beauty
to unite audiences in celebrating socially significant topics and empowering individuals with information and inspiration.
is an artistic rendering of the worldwide problem of insufficient potable water that seeks to educate and inspire people via
the use of audio and visual media.
is a nonprofit organization focused on inspiring and empowering people to solve
water problems by turning challenges into opportunities.