If you haven't browsed Mimi Wysong's splendid photos from Mesa de los Santos, Colombia, here are the photo gallery
and travel report
. Mimi has a naturalist's eye to match her knack with a camera. She also manages our Cayuga Street espresso bar — the original Gimme location and a perennial favorite of Ithacans.
The galleries in our Coffee Travels
section caught the eye of Andrew Whiteman, Senior Curator of Exhibits at the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture
. Andrew plans to use Mimi's photos in a major exhibit on coffee that will run in Seattle next year.Coffee: The World in Your Cup
University of Washington
January 24 - June 7, 2009
exhibit will travel for up to 3 years after leaving the Burke. The locations are yet to be determined, so pitch it to your local museum. I'd love
to see it come east so we can take a company (field) trip. Congratulations to Mimi and thanks to Andrew.