Author Archives: Luci Cipera

Diorama Artist Clarence Tillenius

The recently deceased wildlife and landscape painter, Clarence Tillenius, left a precious legacy at the museum, and remembrance of an exceptional man. Continue reading

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Meet the Extremely Big Star!

by Luci Cipera and Shayda Spakowski The life-sized model of an Indricotherium is without question the star of the Extreme Mammals exhibition which opened on June 3, 2011, at the Canadian Museum of Nature. This herbivorous animal was about five … Continue reading

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