South Beach, Washington

Epilogue: Sea and Sky

Eirik Johnson

Public Space

Off-road access onto beach, North Cove, WA, June 2020

Pulling crab pots, Half Moon Bay, WA, July 2020

Upended Tree, Shoalwater Bay, WA, July 2020

Brady’s Oyster Farm in South Bay, Laidlow, WA, September 2020

Tsunami evacuation route, Grayland, WA, September 2020

Search and rescue operation, Westhaven State Park, Westport, WA, July 2020

Erosion stabilization fencing along Shoalwater Bay, WA, July 2020

Breaking Waves

Click above to hear the sounds of South Beach, Washington.


Eirik Johnson

is a Seattle-based photographer. He has exhibited his work nationally at spaces including the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, and the Aperture Foundation in New York. His photographic documentation Sawdust Mountain (Aperture, 2009) addresses the complicated relationship between the Olympic Peninsula region’s landscape, the industries that rely upon natural resources, and the communities they support.

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