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Washed Up: an ongoing project at the protected Sian Ka’an reserve in Mexico by artist Alejandro Duran, who collects the plastic detritus washed up on the Carribbean coast, grading and rearranging it (in rather pleasing ways) to draw attention to ocean pollution.


Sashie-Masakatsu01 Sashie-Masakatsu03 Sashie-Masakatsu05 Sashie-Masakatsu08A series of oil paintings by Japanese artist Sashie Masakatsu, depicting Man of Steel-ish gravity-defying spheres of compacted urban detritus floating above ruined landscapes.

The works envision a future where environmental disasters have made the cities depicted uninhabitable.

Is that what you want? ‘Cos that’s what’ll happen.