Acrylic & ink on canvas, 48x30
$2200 (Scroll down for purchase details)
Giraffes are vulnerable because mankind continues to hunt and urbanize the regions where they live. Urban habits are a large cause for climate change, largely contributing to the loss of their habitat.
Trees and grass plains will continue disappearing if we don't start changing our urban habits.
In this piece and the rest of her current body of work, centering acts of repetition and patterning manifest through meticulous and purposefully drawn, symbols mixed with binary code (ones and zeroes) clustered, recurring, and tightly organized. These represent noise and chaos. Part of that noise is human impact on the world, and the other is how present-day tech consumption filters life experience with the actual world and alters reality.
Putting the chaos and noise into some sense of organization is satisfying, and centering. Perhaps her nostalgia for how life was before technology and such noticeable human impact came into play, is part of the reason she is so sensitive to its current effects.
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