Sam Swartz

UCLA Alum

World Arts and Cultures


Bio

Sam Swartz graduated from UCLA in the spring of 2017 with a BA in World Arts and Cultures and a minor in Environmental Science. He is incredibly intrigued with the idea that art can make a huge public impact with regards to environmental issues, especially matters such as climate change and pollution. Collaborating with LENS has been a massively enlightening and productive experience, and he looks forward to contributing to more projects in the future.

Projects

Eat Your Water by Sam Swartz

Although the last year brought much needed rainfall, California is still facing a long-term drought. In many parts of the state, crops and farmland remain under stress and the state’s agricultural economy is still under threat. One of the most egregious wasters of water is the beef industry, which not only takes valuable water from...