Current Location:
The Seymour & Esther Padnos Hall of Science -> 2nd Floor (PAD)
Location Notes:
PAD; 2nd fl., Near Rm. 210

The Last Hour

Artwork
Identifier:
2001.179.1
Artist:
Ron Miller
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Acrylic on Board
Date:
1991
Description:
Woolly mammoth being attacked by humans with fire. Northern lights in the sky.
Historical Context:
Ron Miller is an illustrator living near Fredricksburg, Virginia. Before becoming a free-lance illustrator in 1977, he served as art director for the National Air & Space Museum's Albert Einstein Planetarium. His primary work today entails the writing and illustration of books specializing in astronomical, astronautical and science fiction subjects. He has been a production illustrator for motion pictures, notably Dune and Total Recall, and has done preproduction concepts, consultation, and matte art for David Lynch, George Miller, John Ellis and James Cameron.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term:
acrylic painting