Moth Mandala Mural, made with digital prints of moths and wheat paste.
Moth Manadala Murals
Using photos we have collected from across the nation, we workshop with local communities to create wheat past moth murals. At first glance, these bright colored murals seem festive and remind the viewer of contemplative mandalas. On closer examination, the patterns in the design become clear. Each mandala is created from multiple large photographs of moths.
These bright, playful large installations invite everyone to learn about the importance and beauty of insects. The amazing details, colors, and patterns also function as survival tactics
Using large printed photos collected from national mothing workshops with local communities, participants create wheat paste moth murals. These collaborative events not only create a beautiful wall installation but draws connections between personal action and ecological issues of vital importance to both humans and pollinators alike.