Group of 16 casts, plaster

This collection of cast hands depict different animal species whose extinctions were caused by humans. The artist has cast his own hands in poses that playfully recreate an approximation of the animal in shadow. They are a memorial but also remnants of a detached and futile resurrection.

Labrador duck

Pyrenean Ibex

Thylacine (Tasmanian tiger)

Irish elk 


Stellar's sea cow

Pied raven

Japanese Honshu wolf

Pinta Island tortoise

Atlas bear

Golden toad

Javan tiger

Yangtze River dolphin

Syrian elephant

Lake Pedder earthworm

Passenger pigeon

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