Nucleic Acid Trip

Shelly Sherman

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When the pandemic began to take hold and there were many photos in the media of what the virus looks like under a microscope, I was struck by it's interesting appearance. I began to personify it in my mind as it continued to wreak havoc on our world. I imagined what it would be thinking and feeling if it could? It is for sure having a glorious ride with a scorched earth policy and no knowledge of the impending vaccine. Here in my piece Covid 19 is puffing out its chest and shining in the sun, but the blood red medicine bottles hanging between the two viral shells foreshadow it's demise. 

Materials: Glass, wire, metal, plastic


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