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The marvelous Edward Ardizzone. Rich illustration.

Edward Ardizzone was famous English artist best known as a children book illustrator and official war artist. Born in French Indo – China (now Vietnam), his father was of Italian descendent and mot…

Ronald de Winter (BE) - zonder titel, 1996. (Foto van vorig jaar)

Ronald de Winter (BE) - zonder titel, (Foto van vorig jaar)

Ergens nergens recensie review de vier windstreken Esther Leeuwrik Judith Kunkeler

Ergens nergens recensie review de vier windstreken Esther Leeuwrik Judith Kunkeler

This example of a newly named rock, called plastiglomerate, is made of lava rock, green and red netting, yellow rope and melted plastic. Rocks Made of Plastic Found on Hawaiian Beach | Geology IN

This example of a newly named rock, called plastiglomerate, is made of lava rock, green and red netting, yellow rope and melted plastic. Rocks Made of Plastic Found on Hawaiian Beach

Kate Shaw 'Anthropocene' (detail) - "A recent study indicated that plastic litter can become fused with rocks and other materials to form a new material: plastiglomerate. This could well become a permanent part of the geological record, forever marking humanity's impact on the world."

Kate Shaw 'Anthropocene' (detail) - "A recent study indicated that plastic litter can become fused with rocks and other materials to form a new material: plastiglomerate. This could well become a permanent part of the geological record, forever marking humanity's impact on the world."

Kelly Jazvac, "Plastiglomerate Samples," 2013, plastic and beach sediment, including sand, basalt rock, wood and coral. All of these found object artworks are the results of a collaboration between Jazvac, geologist Patricia Corcoran and oceanographer Charles Moore. All photos are credited to Jeff Elstone.

Kelly Jazvac, "Plastiglomerate Samples," plastic and beach sediment…

Grote ramp door koppige beslissers: Puinstroom.

Mining town of Aberfan, Wales. In an incredible landslide composed of excavated rock/ slag/ other mining debris killed 144 people, including 116 children. It was one of the first tragedies in Britain that was nationally televised

Plastiglomerate - Journal #78 December 2016 - e-flux

Plastiglomerate sample/ready-made collected by geologist Patricia Corcoran and sculptor Kelly Jazvac at Kamilo Beach, Hawai'i, Photo: Kelly Wood. Courtesy of the artist.

Kelly Jazvac, "Plastiglomerate Samples," 2013 - gem - mineral - stone

The new stone is a fusion, through fire, of molten plastic and natural materials.