Whilst Joe Bananas is most famous for finding inspiration in nature here on earth, for the Art Series, we also look to the celestial universe for its infinite illumination. We revere astronomy as one of the oldest natural sciences and the one which weaves a common thread between all of our human history’s vast civilisations as we have all gazed into the night sky to question and look for answers.
The Andromeda Galaxy takes its name from the from the area of the sky in which it appears, the constellation of Andromeda. It is a spiral shaped galaxy and home to approximately one trillion stars, making it more than two and a half times more populous than its closet neighbour galaxy, the Milky Way, in which we are positioned on Planet Earth.
The Joe Bananas Art Series Jacket Andromeda, spirals outwards, with orbiting plumes of indigoes and blues, slowly and gently, just as its namesake spirals gradually toward the Milky Way to form a giant elliptical galaxy, approximately. 4.5 billion years from today.
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‘Andromeda’ Art Series