monika hedman
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bear series

2016 - age 17

mixed media on scratchboard

9 x 12 (all)

we're synergic (#7) is a scholastic art awards national silver key award winner

 

this series is a representation of the relationship and similarities between humans and animals in order to raise awareness for endangered species. animals have never been in greater need of human compassion. today, we have a parasitic relationship with animals, as many believe the success of humans is contingent upon urbanization and destruction of nature. but, we must form a symbiotic relationship with other creatures, because for each species that dies out, we lose a piece of ourselves.

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