An animatronic, taxidermied herring gull developed during a collaborative project with Darren Cox, Peter Summers and Richard Brown at the National Museums of Scotland (supported by the Leverhulme Trust.) The bird foot-paddles, drumming the ground with its feet which is thought to imitate the vibration of rain and encourage worms to surface.

photo credit: John K McGregor   eca



                     



































 

 

 

 

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Out of Time, Hunterian Zoological Museum, Glasgow