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"Aleutian Dreams" is a collection of images from Corey Arnold's journey through the wild and unforgiving frontier of Western Alaska.

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Corey Arnold: "Aleutian Dreams"

Artist Statement

Fifteen years ago, I wrote a job-wanted sign and hung it outside of a bathroom near Seattle’s Fisherman’s Terminal. It read: “Experienced deckhand looking for work on a commercial crab or halibut fishing boat in Alaska --- hard worker --- does not get seasick.” I was 24-years old, energetic and ambitious, with a few years of salmon …

Corey Arnold: "Aleutian Dreams"

Artist Statement

Fifteen years ago, I wrote a job-wanted sign and hung it outside of a bathroom near Seattle’s Fisherman’s Terminal. It read: “Experienced deckhand looking for work on a commercial crab or halibut fishing boat in Alaska --- hard worker --- does not get seasick.” I was 24-years old, energetic and ambitious, with a few years of salmon fishing experience (but naive to the world of high seas fish-work). After a few shifty respondents, I was hired by a seasoned Norwegian fisherman and flew on a small prop plane, past the icy volcanoes and …

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