This is definitely something out of a science fiction movie. In a world increasingly concerned with questions of energy production and raw material shortages, Markus Kayser’s solar sinter explores the potential of desert manufacturing, where energy and material occur in abundance. Creating 3D objects out of sun and sand.
This film is a beautiful testament to the transformative power of art and the alchemy of the human spirit. Filmed over nearly three years, WASTE LAND follows Vik Muniz as he journeys to the world’s largest garbage dump, Jardim Gramacho, located on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. There he photographs an eclectic group of “catadores” — self-designated pickers of recyclable materials…
I have been hunting the web for a video to post for the first day of spring! The choice, as you can imagine was blossoming flowers, bleating lambs or eco spring cleaning – you get the picture. Luckily I found this video which although unconventional for a spring posting – really embodies the true essence of spring – rejuvenation and renewal!
So this spring, let’s take something that is old or broken and give it new life and enjoy the Joy of the Fix.