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August 2017

Plastics: Our Weakness

August 16, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 2, 2017

Flower City Arts Center, 713 Monroe Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Artist-in-Residency exhibition by Arleen Thaler. We love plastic for its functionality, bend-ability, and durability. Every single day, everywhere around the world people come in contact with plastic. As we consume plastic daily, we discard it equally so. The earth is trimmed like a Christmas tree and lit by the colors of discarded plastic. Like bait we are hooked. Our culture of over-consumption has created a culture of waste. Plastic pollutes the water we drink, the air we breathe, and the…

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