Two Views of Mt. Rainier from a C130 Hercules
from the Air Mobility Command Rodeo, my first mission with the USAF – and my first flight aboard a C130 –
“Whether it’s the sound of a pencil scratching paper or the flash of light from their digital cameras, four artists with the Air Force Art Program are working to portray Air
Mobility Command’s Rodeo 2007 through their art at McChord Air Force Base.
More than 2,500 competitors and observers from the U.S. and 34 other countries are involved in Rodeo 2007, which focuses on improving worldwide air mobility forces’ professional core abilities in more than 60 competitions.
“We chose to come to Rodeo because there are a lot of events the artists can see at one time,” said Don Wiggins, AMC’s curator for the Air Force Art Program. “The Rodeo environment gives them a lot of exposure to things for creative ideas and possibilities.” Read more