Life Imitates Art Imitates Life

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I was inspired by *Ernst Haeckel's incredible drawings of single-celled organisms. The concept that 'Life imitates art imitates life' is reinforced by the remarkably artistic designs that are created by these images.

Lettering on calico, embroidery, Japanese paper on canvas supports
size: 20cm x 20cm

*Ernst Haeckel: Art from the Oceans - Monograph 1862, published by Prestel 2005