Q&A: Kanoa Zimmerman


What part of the planet would you like to explore? The deep sea. If you had to align yourself with a leader in history, who would it be? King Kamehameha I. Who would you never work for, no matter how much they offered to pay? Donald Trump. Describe a cheap thrill. Coffee. Ultimate camera? Leica M6. Most used camera? Minox spy camera. Pick an historic moment from the last hundred years to bring a camera to. Roswell July 1947. Are you satisfied with your level of physical strength? Depends on the day. Is there something wrong with kids today, and if so, what? Yes, short attention spans. What do you think is the most plausible of the supernatural? Telepathic mind control. Which religion seems most tempting? Buddhism.

What is the most un-eatable food? Anything that gives you food poisoning. What will replace humans? Robots. Your favorite painter? Josef Albers. Which living person do you most admire? Gary Snyder. Who is your favorite hero of fiction? Huckleberry Fin. You have the superpower to control a single emotion in all people.Which emotion? Humor. Make a prediction for the future. It’s going to be warmer. Have you recently been living by any life philosophy? Treat people with respect. What should be the next animal to be domesticated? Bobcats. Are you aware of any conspiracies? Big Lewbowski: 9/11.

A museum of natural history and a museum of contemporary art are on fire. Who gets the water? Natural History Museum. Name one smell that triggers an abstract memory. Roofing Tar. What was the last crime you witnessed? Trespassing. How would you survive in prison? Terribly. You can no longer speak english, pick a new language. Spanish. What is the next book you want to read? Ask the Dust, John Fante. On a scale of one to ten, how much do you trust your closest friends? 10. Last words before death? Peace!

Kanoa Zimmerman – From the series