Latin America has been the birthplace of great political revolutionaries—Che Guevara, Simon Bolivar, Fidel Castro, and Micaela Bastidas. In this issue, we are featuring innovators creating their own revolution through art, music, literature, and technology.
For sculptor Livia Marin the answer is Yes! Yesterday’s trash is a cornucopia of artistic inspiration.
Items that invariably end up in the gutter or garbage when all used up – items as everyday and utilitarian as lipstick tubes and bottle caps – take on a new life in her London studio as models and molds for some very interesting and highly original sculpture. Read on for some thought-provoking ideas about art and creativity from a thoughtful and cutting-edge artist.