The tower of life — 2019
Most people know about biodiversity. But what it is exactly and why it’s so important, nobody can really explain. By explaining it once and for all, using a living Jenga game as a metaphor, everybody understands the importance of biodiversity. And thus, of Naturalis.
The idea of the Jenga tower is inspired by a parallel between the physical tower in Leiden where Naturalis carefully preserves its collection and the laws of the game itself. Each block represents a life form that together forms a fantastic ‘tower of all life’, and we all know what happens if too many blocks —or life forms—disappear…
KesselsKramer, Rens de Jonge, Stephanie lüscher, Sophie Rijnaard