Hibernation by Bryony Bensly

14th Annual ARC Salon (2019-2020)

Bryony Bensly

Hibernation

2017

91.44 x 91.44 cm | 36 x 36 in

Oil on canvas

  • Haynes Galleries Award

This piece addresses the nullification of protections for hibernating animals in Alaska. The faux fur bedding further emphasizes the pointlessness of hunting endangered animals.The child asleep, is flanked by the real animals her soft toys represent.