Viola Arduini, , Grantee Link >
Viola is from Italy, and currently studying in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Viola received a grant from CAF for the creation of “What We Cannot See,” a multidisciplinary project relating photography and sensory ecology. She writes:
My aim is to question the limits of human perception by using full spectrum images of birds and their environment. Visualizing UV signals, which are invisible to primates yet pivotal in avian life, redefines our position in the world. In general, I aim to work with both art and science to create new significance, highlight unusual and unexplored aspect of human–animal relations, and propose new awareness towards non-human animals. You can see more of my work here.