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Andrew Steiger

AFRICA / Crocuta - crocuta

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18x24" | Colored pencil, Xylene markers on Bristol | 2017


The scientific name, Crocuta - crocuta - sounds like an exotic vacation I would most enjoyably choose. Rugged features and poetic spots. The hyena is usually the first on the scene, reliably the last to leave… Here, buzzards of the desert circle overhead, working in tandem with the dog pack. I read that there is a subconscious effect towards humans, when we don’t see or interact with wild animals. The more we are apart from it, the more separate we become. I’ve been thinking about that a lot lately - also, I hear that Hyenas are particularly difficult to train…



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