Thursday, August 17, 2017
Altered Tour: Hedwig and the Acrobatic Elephant
Get a behind-the-scenes look at building the full size replica of an African Elephant for artist Daniel Firman's recent work, "Loxodonta" (2017), currently on view in The Transported Man. Join Hedwig Snoeckx as she walks us through the amazing process of creating these hyper-real reconstructions of some of the largest animals on the planet. Snoeckx is co-director of the Belgian company Zephyr where replicas of hominids and other animals are made to serve educational purposes around the world. more information...