Carlos Amorales

Carlos Amorales Creates Swirling Clouds of Darkness With Black Paper Moths

Black Cloud is an installation by Mexican artist Carlos Amorales involving 30,000 black paper months (each a replica of one of 36 different species) floating effortlessly across the walls in various patterns and clusters.

Individually, the paper moths are beautiful, elegant, and benign, but when clustered together in such large groups, they take on a more ominous quality.

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