NHM Refractions | 2013
Refraction – From the Latin “refringere”, meaning to break up.
Based on observations and sketches from the Natural History Museum (NHM) in New York.
Interrogation of the strange scenes depicted in the dioramas of animals and their supposed interactions in their natural habitats
This work is a reflection of these spaces and attempts to highlight the boundary between these fantastical spaces and those looking in.
Monotype with drypoint.
Produced at Merrimac Print studio, Boston, 2013.