Wes Modes: “A Secret History of American River People”

FELTON, Calif. – Wes Modes has turned his passion for floating down the river into art. Modes, 50, is an artist and university lecturer. He has spent the last three summers traversing the Mississippi and Tennessee Rivers in a hand-built, 1940s-era shantyboat as part of “A Secret History of American River People,” a participatory art project that documents the untold … Continue reading Wes Modes: “A Secret History of American River People”