Work > 2019

whale tale art, extinct species art, endangered species art, whale art, hair art
baby whale tale
Acrylic fiber, thread, fishing line, plastic, fishing weights
14' long fiber
2019

A newborn North Atlantic right whale is fourteen feet long, the length of this fiber. These whales are the most endangered large whales, and their growth rate is not keeping pace with their mortality rate. Many recorded deaths of whales are due to entanglements in fishing gear.