Cornelia Hesse-Honegger: The Future's Mirror

Cornelia Hesse-Honegger: The Future's Mirror
Library Shelf Location 18.HESS
Publication Date 1996
Description Hesse-Honegger has produced hyper-realist aquarelles that record morphological changes in insects exposed to radiation under laboratory conditions. In 1986 she began to produce studies in non controlled contexts; specifically of insects affected by the fallout from the Chernobyl Disaster, or living in close proximity to nuclear power installations ( sellafield etc ) Her findings beautifully depict potentially catastrophic mutations in the food chain.
ISBN 1899377077
Quantity 2
Editors Jon Bewley, Simon Herbert
Authors Georges B Dussart, Inge Schmitz-Feuerhake, Peter Suchin, Cornelia Hesse-Honegger
Format Paperback
Publisher Locus+
Related Artist Cornelia Hesse-Honegger
Category Painting
Keywords Insects, Nuclear power
Artist's Nationality Swiss
Language English

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