Make Art, Not War: Carl McCrow Transforms Guns into Provocative Statements on Violence
Screaming Zebras asks us to understand that even though a civil war can be over, the effects of conflict remain very real for years after. With huge numbers of small arms still filtering through the Congo, AK-47s are now in the hands of poachers meaning the Rangers employed to protect the wildlife must be heavily armed to ensure their own safety. These inevitable micro-battles are escalating the illegal trade of skins, rhino horn and ivory into a new, silent but nonetheless bloody conflict.
In the making of this piece two of the world’s most effective killing machines were destroyed and with the sale, 10% of revenue will go towards arms reduction and anti poaching foundation.