Children of Ocean

Jason deCaires Taylor creates incredible underwater spaces. A fascinating combination of art and nature!

 

For sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor, the ocean is more than a muse — it’s an exhibition space and museum. Taylor creates sculptures of human forms and mundane life on land and sinks them to the ocean floor, where they are subsumed by the sea and transformed from lifeless stone into vibrant habitats for corals, crustaceans and other creatures. The result: Enigmatic, haunting and colorful commentaries about our transient existence, the sacredness of the ocean and its breathtaking power of regeneration. (TED.com)

 

More importantly, Jason reminds us the richness of underwater life and our ignorance.

 

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