[487] Do Not Stare at a Baboon

Completion Date: 30 January 2023
Medium: Paint & ink on acid-free mount-board
Dimensions: 51 x 76cm (20 x 30 inches)

In December 2022 we spent a month driving up from Joburg, through Botswana’s national parks, and then down to Cape Town via the west coast. This (travel journal) piece captures some of the warning signs we saw en route:

Beware of crocodiles: Mboma, Moremi
Camping only at designated sites: Makgadigadi
Slow down on top of the bridge: 3rd Bridge, Moremi
No sitting on roof: Savuti, Chobe
Be aware of hyenas: Savuti, Chobe
Deep sand use 4WD: Central Kalahari
Beware of lions: Central Kalahari
Do not stare at a baboon: Rooi Els