Illuminating the writings of naturalist John Muir with interactive photography and music, multimedia installation Explore John Muir's Yosemite offers a multi-sensory interpretation of Muir's vision of nature.

Explore John Muir's Yosemite was launched in July 2014. If you have any questions or suggestions, please email nell@nellshawcohen.com.

Nell Shaw Cohen at the site of John Muir's cabin at Yosemite Falls


Interactive Media Design, Music, Photography, and Web Development:
Nell Shaw Cohen

Web Development and Production Assistance:
John Resig

Special thanks to Ben Moskowitz and Herschel Garfein.

Production of Explore John Muir's Yosemite was supported in part by a Challenge Grant from New York University's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.


All photographs, video, audio, and text was produced for this web site and are © 2014 Nell Shaw Cohen, All Rights Reserved, unless explicitly attributed to an outside source.

All third-party materials are either in the public domain or released under a Creative Commons license. Attributions for third-party photographs, where applicable, are located in the lower left of the screen or directly below the image. Attributions for quotations from John Muir's books are located at the end of each scene.

Icons from Font Awesome by Dave Gandy.

Map tiles by Stamen Design, under CC BY 3.0. Data by OpenStreetMap, under CC BY SA.