A performing artist with a passion for travel, Ferney has visited over 20 countries and performed in most of them. He first came to Humboldt in 1986 to study at the Dell’Arte School of Physical Theater where he formed the beloved performance troupe Los Payasos Mendigos. He is also a founder of the Arcata Playhouse, a local community arts center. Always interested in new forms of expression, his current obsession is photography and videography.
Though she has worked on murals, sculptures and trash fashions, at heart, Texas is a performer. Her favorite medium? The unexpected. Texas is also a Kinetic Sculpture Racer and a Rutabega Queen. She describes art as “ ...my mission, my joy, my gift to the world.”