Ledbeater’s Possums 2009

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Ledbeater’s Possums, 2009, Porcelain, wooden skewers

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These were part of the exhibition Veni, Vidi, Vici. In the wake of the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires, the last known Ledbeater’s Possum habitat was decimated in Marysville, Victoria. I thought it’d be a macabre way to bring awareness to the plight of the endangered possum (State emblem of Victoria, Australia).

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