"HANDSOME - Cathartes Aura"
HANDSOME is his name. He is one of the Cathartes Aura also known as the turkey vulture, a vital part of our eco-system, one of the many who serve in the role of Nature's housekeeper.
Biography: Janice Tieken's visual art, poetry, and photography have been published or showcased in museums and galleries internationally and she has won numerous awards. Ongoing series include ORCHID REQUIEM, NAKED LUNCH, The Trees, The Tides, Islands, and Drive-By’s.
She has a BFA from Otis Art Institute; a Master's in Psychology, and a professional MFT license.
Her recently published book, Condor Dolly, supporting efforts to save the California Condor from extinction, is now in the archives of the Santa Barbara Natural History Museum.