This piece is a hyperbolic representation of an animal species becoming extinct. The tortoise, floating in space like a planet, is being bombarded with meteors. The tortoise represents the entire biosphere--durable and adaptable yet also fragile.
Noah Tavlin is an artist from Hudson County, New Jersey. His primary medium is collage. His work often tackles political and environmental themes with a satirical approach. He was named an "Artist to Watch" by Nakid Magazine and has exhibited work in New York, New Jersey, Canada and the U.K.RETURN TO CATALOG