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 Amazonia Burning Series - Sculptures

These works were started when a satellite showed 10,000 fires burning in the Amazon rainforest.  They are a tribute to Chico Mendes, a rubber tapper who was assassinated in 1988, and Margaret Mee, a botanical artist who moved to Brazil to document the vanishing flora in the rainforest.  She died in a taxi accident in London three weeks prior to the death of Chico Mendez.

Night of the 10,000 Fires

Blues for Brazil

For the Seringuerios

Last Voyage Out

Under the Double Rainbow

River Negro Journey




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