Consumption—junk into art, artistic impressions of rampant consumerism. The urgent question of whether art can inspire action to stop plastic pollution will be explored.
Strike for Climate, strike out Christmas. Everybody over six knows that Santa Clause is a hoax, so shouldn’t children be boycotting plastic toys to save their planet? But that would deny them their material happiness, their joy of shopping, upholding social expectations for impulsive, compulsive, pathological consumption.