Parrot I 14״x25״
Parrot I 14״x25״

Cells - From their beginnings, zoos exhibited animals from distant places to demonstrate the superiority and power of their culture which had acquired these animals through trade or conquest.

In “Cells” I photographed the habitats of zoo animals while digitally removing the animals.  What remained shows the artificial nature of these “homes”, designed ostensibly for the animal’s comfort, but actuality showcasing our domination of them.

Bull Ant
Bull Ant

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Butterfly
Butterfly

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Bat
Bat

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Gerbil
Gerbil

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Monkey
Monkey

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Lizzard
Lizzard

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Snake
Snake

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Parrot I 14״x25״
Bull Ant
Butterfly
Bat
Gerbil
Monkey
Lizzard
Snake
Parrot I 14״x25״

Cells - From their beginnings, zoos exhibited animals from distant places to demonstrate the superiority and power of their culture which had acquired these animals through trade or conquest.

In “Cells” I photographed the habitats of zoo animals while digitally removing the animals.  What remained shows the artificial nature of these “homes”, designed ostensibly for the animal’s comfort, but actuality showcasing our domination of them.

Bull Ant

25״x14

Butterfly

25״x14

Bat

25״x14

Gerbil

25״x14

Monkey

25״x14

Lizzard

25״x14

Snake

14״x25״

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