Mediterranean Sea – Ibiza, Spain.
Rinko Kikuchi was nominated for an Academy Award for her role as Chieko Wataya in Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s film “Babel” (2006). She has been working with international directors such as Isabel Coixet ever since. In 2008, she starred in Rian Johnson’s “The Brothers Bloom” with Adrien Brody, Mark Ruffalo and Rachel Weisz.. Soundwalk Magazine
Bassin D’Arcahon – L’Ile aux Oiseaux, France.
Undoubtedly one of today’s best-known designers, Philippe Starck creates
unconventional objects whose purpose is to be “good” before being beautiful.
A believer in the power of green long before ecology became fashionable,
he recently came up with the concept of “democratic ecology”, creating affordable wind turbines for the home. Next up: solar-powered boats and hydrogen cars.. Soundwalk Magazine
On board “Plastiki”– Los Angeles, United States.
British environmentalist David de Rothschild is head of MYOO, an expedition
group that raises awareness about climate change. In 2005, he became the youngest British person to traverse the continent of Antarctica. Many such adventures ensued. In 2010, he and a crew of five sailed across the Pacific on a catamaran, “Plastiki”, made entirely from reclaimed post-consumer plastic bottles.. Soundwalk Magazine
East China Sea – Qingdao, China.
A key figure in Chinese cinema, actor Liu Ye has worked with prominent
Chinese directors such as Stanley Kwan, Chen Kaige, Zhang Yimou,
Lou Ye and John Woo and appeared alongside Meryl Streep in the Sundance
award-winning “Dark Matter”. His passion for deep-sea diving has lead
him to use his visiblity to advocate for environmental consciousness.. Soundwalk Magazine