Friday, 20 November 2009

Ghost Forest

If there is any way you can get to Trafalgar Square today, be sure to do so. Angela Palmer's Ghost Forest is overwhelming.

Artists are playing an incredibly important role in communicating issues around global warming. The sheer scale of these trees and the wonder of their being in Trafalgar Square achieves something that statistics can never do.

photo by BobFranklin

Other examples of artists being inspired by and inspiring people to take notice of climate change are here and here.