Film Screening: Waste Land

Come join the Center for Native American Studies in screening Waste Land, a documentary about the world’s largest garbage landfill. Modern artist Vik Muniz works with the so-called catadores, the men and women who pick through the refuse, to create art out of recycled materials. Muniz selects six of the garbage pickers to pose as subjects in a series of photographs mimicking famous paintings. In his desire to assist the catadores and change their lives. Muniz finds himself changed as well.

Monday, March 18 at 12:00pm

Whitman Commons

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