The World After Us.

Armistead, Catherine.

Particularly in the U.S., the speed at which materials are discarded creates an invisible but massive accumulation. Paradoxically, remnants of the plastic cups, forks, plates, and bags that are used once and immediately forgotten about can remain in the ocean for centuries. The fleeting is remarkably permanent. I manipulate plastic bags almost beyond recognition to hypothesize what they may look l... read more

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Undergraduate Honors Theses
Environment (Art)
Refuse as art material.
Tufts University. School of the Museum of Fine Arts.
mixed media.
installations (exhibitions)
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