As Ebbe Stub Wittrup follows in the footsteps of the Danish botanist Nathaniel Wallich, a narrative emerges on Western economy and scientific logic as opposed to local knowledge and experience.
Coco Young is a photographer based in New York City. She is originally from Marseilles, France, where she started shooting images with disposable cameras on her way to school every morning. She has been modeling for the past two years which enabled her to travel and shoot images all over the world. She kept taking pictures in order to not feel too lonely on the road and so she could show her friends what she would see during her travels. She will be starting a new chapter of her life by attending Columbia University in New York in the spring of 2012.