”Chimera” (2016)   Ink and acrylic on paper, 250x130 cm.  Chimera is the scientific term for an organism, which expresses simultaneously two different genes. An example is a human with eyes of two different colors. The mosquito in this drawing is a collage of different mosquito species put together. In the 20th and 21st centuries, mosquitos have mutated and developed themselves in directly correlation to human interactions in landscapes via. crops, genetic modifications and in the pursue of the eradication of diseases carried by mosquitos.  This drawing is part of the project Primal Tourism.  osquitos are not endemic to the Island of Bora Bora, and they do not currently exist in the entire region of French Polynesia. With Chimera, a human element is merged with the landscape.
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