Dan Power’s etched bull skull has won the Australian Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize for 2016. The skull is etched with species of native flora and fauna. In the Canberra Times announcement article, he’s quoted as saying:
“As a result, I’ve been paying attention to a whole bunch of the environmental issues that are going on throughout our country and throughout the world, and it seems that basically that old, outdated land use practices, cattle-grazing and stuff, seem to be adding immensely to these environmental problems that are facing the world today.”
art & agriculture: shauna lee lange. we’re exploring the intersections of art, agriculture, agritourism, and agrarian systems. 941/875.5190.