Lisa Lee Benjamin

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Having time to sit in the sun and watch the sky... 

What is your current state of mind?

Exploratory and inquisitive about most everything.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

The ability to be in two places at once.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Somehow being constantly excited and inspired.

Who is your hero of fiction?

Hmm not really sure, don't read much fiction. 

What are your favorite names?

Violet, Ornella, Luka, Elsa, Kaleo, Rigby, Max, Lula, Bea, Rory, Miloud.....I could go on and on.

What is it that you most dislike?

Garlic and short term perspectives. 

What’s your definition of sustainability?

Hmmm. I have given up on this one. There is no one way, everything is enmeshed in itself and the other... so perhaps all we can do is think critically and constantly question our own balance, happiness and survival. 

What is your favorite thing to paint?

Stems, flowers,  seeds and weird squash.

How many essential oils do you have in your purse right now?

Haha 2- lavender and cinnamon.

Why Switzerland? 

Hmm. Der is my soul home just like Colorado but with tons of lakes to swim in- I find myself here somehow.

What does AI mean to you? 

The desire to question your everyday, take action and keep learning no matter what.