Earth Burning - Kawah Papandajan

Works On Paper

Finalist

Colour pencil, 74cm x 82cm
 
Like all life on Earth, we exist in a thin veil of atmosphere on a fine crust above mantle and magma. We carelessly pollute and destroy, but we are puny creatures — it is the Earth itself that has the power, and we see this in terrifying and beautiful volcanic eruptions.

by Geoff Sargeant