James Balog, ‘Copper Iceberg, Disko Bay, Greenland, 2007’, 2015, Hexton Gallery

James Balog’s portraits of ice highlight an innovative, long-term photography project that merges art and science to give a visual voice to the planet’s changing ecosystems. For 35 years, the artist has broken new conceptual and artistic ground on one of the most important issues of our era: human modification of our planet’s natural systems.

Balog’s work can be found in public and private collections internationally, including the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, the Corcoran Gallery and the Denver Art Museum.

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