• CONCHOLOGY, GASTROPODS AND THE DUOMO




REGENERATION 2012 

CRACKING ART 

50 LARGE BLUE SNAILS  MADE OF RECYCLED PLASTIC WERE PLACED ON THE UPPER TERRACES OF MILAN'S DUOMO CATHEDRAL DURING OCTOBER 2012.  THEIR BLUE COLOUR WAS MEANT TO SYMBLISE THE MADONNA'S CLOAK.

BELOW I HAVE INCLUDED AN ANATOMICAL CHART OF A SNAIL: 


SNAILS ARE GASTROPODS AND MAKE UP ONE OF FOUR MOLLUSC ORDERS STUDIED BY CONCHOLOGISTS.