Pink Flamingo 2017
A project on colours in Camargue in collaboration with Luma foundation, an artmuseum in Arles, (FR).
This research project investigate the past 20 years difference in the greater flamingoes coloured appearance, due to the changeing weather conditions.
Flamingoes eat algees which is the reason for their coloured appearence. Depending on the ecosystem of the algee they change in colour. The project question our idea of pink flamingoes and make a serie of different coloured
bioplastic cutlery made on feathers from
different weather conditions.
LUMA foundation (FR)
Brecht Duijf (NL)
Henriette Waal (NL)
Flamingoes in a park of Amsterdam
Seven tests on different flamingo colours due to environmental influences within the past 20 years.
Changing colours of bioplastic made from flamingofeathers 2016, a season with a lot of rain.