TITLE

Reclaimed Art Installation Takes Center Stage at Florida Landmark

PUB. DATE
February 2014
SOURCE
Crafts Report;Feb2014, Vol. 40 Issue 454, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the art installation "Embrace" by Sakaya Ganz, which was created as an environmental art commission at the Port Canaveral Welcome Center in Port Canaveral, Florida. Particular focus is given to Ganz's use of plastic refuse collected from a Florida beach. According to Ganz, artists can help the public to value resources which might otherwise become waste by demonstrating their potential beauty.
ACCESSION #
93452647

 

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