Events

IMAS exhibition: Tracings - Giant Kelp Macrocystis Pyrifera

  • Start Date
    1st Nov 2019
  • End Date
    17th Jan 2020
  • Duration
    78 days
  • Description

    Tracings - Giant Kelp Macrocystis Pyrifera is a collaboration between artist Amanda Walker and IMAS Professor Catriona Hurd.

    The exhibition traces the history of Tasmania's disappearing giant kelp forests and the arrival in Tasmania's coastal ecosystem of invasive Long-spined sea urchins, which are devastating kelp reefs along the East Coast.Fish imageSeaweed and urchin imageKelp projection

Authorised by the Executive Director, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
November 6, 2019