Tropidacris Dux
2014
Artist RegionOntario
DescriptionThis work of macrophotography depicts a grasshopper on a black background. The insect has a brown body with iridescent orange and green wings, the dark background visible through their translucence. The common grasshopper, seen as a mundane insect by most, becomes a beautiful, alien creature under the photographer's lens.
Materials Photography
ClassificationPhotograph
Dimensions
41.9 × 52.1 × 3.8 cm (16 1/2 × 20 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.)
Object number STU-2014-00001
Edition Edition 3/3
In Collection(s):
Location North Campus, Building B, Vitrine 4
Credit Line Courtesy Humber Galleries