Shawn's Open Road

  • INTERVIEWED BY:

    Central Route

  • INTERVIEW LOCATION:

    San Francisco, CA

  • AIRED ON:

    Public Television: Season 2

  • ON DVD:

    Roadtrip Nation: Season 2

SHAWN LANI

Senior Exhibit Developer
Exploratorium

“I know when the wind drops and the sails aren't going its scary. Is the wind ever going to blow again? Then when it does you haul it in.”

INTERESTS:

Science

THEMES DISCUSSED:

Exploration Fear Passion Focus Beliefs & Faith Perseverance

TAGS:

anxiety, art history, crazy, crazy obsession, creating, english, experimenting, finishing things, ideas, making mistakes, meandering, mistakes, music, obsession, piano, pushing yourself, safety, the unknown, trying new things, working in an office

BIOGRAPHY:

After college at UC Davis Shawn Lani meandered, working at a bar playing piano while he tried to find his own path. He has always been fascinated by life's mysteries, but unfortunately his career path was also a mystery. By pursuing his passions wholeheartedly he was able to find a career and fulfillment at the Exploratorium in San Francisco.

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