About the Author

Rachel Sussman is a contemporary artist based in Brooklyn. Her photographs and writing have been featured in such places as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Guardian, and NPR’s Picture Show. A trained member of the Climate Reality Leadership Corps, Sussman has spoken on her work at TED and the Long Now Foundation. Her work has been exhibited in museums and galleries in the United States and Europe.
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

In the TED Talk below, Rachel Sussman shows her photographs of the world’s oldest living things.


In the video below, Rachel Sussman introduces her book The Oldest Living Things In the World.


Events for Author

Aug 28, 2014 12:00 PM - Jan 15, 2015 12:00 PM

2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Washington D. C. 20001

Rachael Sussman, author of The Oldest Living Things in the World will have photographs included in the “Imagining Deep Time” exhibit at the National Academy of Sciences.

For more information see the event description at the Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences website.