Artists Take Over Vienna Zoo

Artists Steinbrener and Dempf have taken over a Vienna Zoo, bringing an innovative, but nonetheless depressing, observation to the fore on the tenuous relationship between mankind and wildlife, urban culture and nature.

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Oddly enough, the idea of someting new in decorative public aquaria could catch on. There’s definitely room for some pizzazz here at the Texas State Aquarium. Would a live mermaid be too much to ask?

Hat tip to Miriam Goldstein at Double XX Blog.

Peter Etnoyer (397 Posts)

PhD candidate at Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi and doctoral fellow Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies.