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Memorial to the 6th Extinction
Memorial to the 6th Extinction
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2020

However what is perhaps less well known is that the menagerie at Versailles once housed animals as one of the first zoological gardens.

As these early parks were places of incarceration for animals, the Memorial to the Sixth Extinction’s formal hedges pick up this language, juxtaposing these spaces of containment with the wetland as a symbol of genesis and life.