Hawaiian artist paints murals on Icelandic iceberg

A Hawaiian artist has painted murals on an iceberg in Iceland.

Icebergs in Iceland.

Icebergs in Iceland. Image by Andrés Nieto Porras / CC BY-SA 2.0

Sean Yoro paddled across the lagoon to the iceberg on a surfboard and used ice picks to access it under cover of night. He applied a thin acrylic layer to the ice before painting on it using oils. His work, called A’o ‘Ana (The Warning) is intended to draw attention to the impact of climate change on people around the world. Images of the work show a partly submerged woman floating in the blue waters of a bay, which Yoro, a surfer-turned-artist, has not identified. Read more: CNN.com

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