Issue 59

There are many ways to explore the link between past and present. This issue features Charleston, South Carolina, a city deeply connected to its history, evident in its carefully preserved buildings. In addition to this, painter Eric Claypoole preserves the traditions of barnstars, a Pennsylvania Dutch folk art dating back nearly 200 years. Finally, Huntly Briggs elevates a common childhood hobby, using illustration software to construct elaborate paper airplane layouts.

Pint-Size Flyers: Grown-Up Paper Planes

Ninety-one-year-old Huntly Briggs has been dedicated to the hobby of paper airplanes for over eighty years, inspired by vintage airplanes and military aviation history.