Brad Kik

Brad Kik
Brad Kik is the co-founder and co-director of Crosshatch Center for Art & Ecology, a non-profit organization that connects the lines between art, agriculture, local economy and ecology. Brad's varied background in film study, environmental activism, graphic design, community organizing, traditional music, writing, ecology and permaculture plays a key role in shaping the cross-disciplinary work of Crosshatch. Brad writes and presents on the intersections of art and ecology, particularly in regards to the role of each in rural development.

Recent Essays

The Beehive Plan

A folklife is made up of the food and craft, the local stories, songs, remedies and rumors—relationships that define a place as much as the geology and ecology do.