Earth Day 2021: Sand artist urges people to ‘go green’ with stunning sculptures
- The Earth Day 2021 sculpture, shared on Pattnaik’s official Twitter account, garnered widespread praise from internet users for its creative portrayal of the theme ‘Restoring Our Earth’.
By Srimoyee Chowdhury
POSTED APR 22, 2021 11:13 IST
On Earth Day, famous Odisha sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik recently shared an incredible piece of art featuring increasing deforestation and shrinking green cover around the Earth. Shared on Pattnaik’s official Twitter account, the sculpture garnered widespread praise from internet users for its creative portrayal of the theme “Restoring Our Earth”.
The image shared on the tweet shows the face of a woman depicted as Mother Earth, surrounded by half-cut trees. The message “Go Green, Save The Earth” can be seen carved beneath the artwork. “On #EarthDay, let’s commit to making our earth greener and more liveable. On my SandArt with the message Go Green Save Earth, ”the caption reads. This year’s theme focuses on restoring Earth’s ecosystems by leveraging natural processes, emerging green technologies and innovative thinking, according to reports.
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Shared an hour ago, the post has garnered over 900 likes and still counts. People found the artwork really inspiring and left all kinds of comments to show their appreciation and support for the day.
What do you think of this sand sculpture?