VIK MUNIZ #contemporary #art #environmentalart

Food for thought . Che (Black Bean Soup) by Brazilain artist Vik Muniz.

VIK MUNIZ #contemporary #art #environmentalart

Unit 1- Autobiography (mixed media)

Vik Muniz - Toy Soldier "I would like people to walk toward a picture, to see how it changes as they walk". Here the soldier is constructed entirely out of plastic war toys.

Double Mona Lisa (peanut butter and jelly)

Vik Muniz "Double Mona Lisa" (Peanut Butter and Jelly) (After Warhol) 1999 Cibachrome x

Vik Muniz !

Vik Muniz, Mona Lisa, after Leonardo da Vinci (Gordian Puzzles), 2009 © Vik Muniz - Courtesy galerie Xippas

Suellen as Madonna and Child by Vic Muniz, another picture from his series Pictures of Garbage, and featured in the documentary "Waste Land." Amazing stuff.

Non-Trashy Recycled and Trash Art

Vik Muniz originally from São Paulo, Brazil now lives + works in New York. Watch the documentary, WASTELAND, by Lucy Walker. It's about the Brazilian catadores (trash pickers) and the artist Vik Muniz.