Thursday, March 30, 2017

Needed: Good Stewards

Pollution, by its nature, engenders a kind of trespass.
~Benjamin Hale


Thinking about what matters this Art Thursday. Or, as Henry David Thoreau wrote, "What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?"

Pollution
Just because you can't see it, doesn't mean it's not there
by Ian Burt

Modernity I: Cloud Maker
photo by Ilario Reale

Earth Mother
by Gideon Wright
Credit: A Water Baby by Herbert Draper (1900)

Art work made from sea pollution
photo by Ed Bierman

Pollution
Laura https://www.flickr.com/photos/lauramaki/2503120502/

City in pollution (Shanghai, 2013)
by leniners

The Ultimate Sin
photo by Pulpolux

Environmental Defense Fund
National Resources Defense Council

2 comments:

HWY said...


Wow, these are wonderful and powerful pieces...all on an extremely disturbing subject.

I was especially moved by Art work made from sea pollution.

Michelle Heidenrich Barnes said...

It's true. A picture is worth a thousand words. Powerful images here, Tabatha.