Jeanette Casas – “Plastic” (detail)

(Photo by student)

Piece Statement:
Our use and dependence on plastic has increased exponentially since the 1950s; beginning with a production amount of 2.3 million pounds to our current average of 300 million pounds. Beginning in 1980, this piece visits each decade to graph that year’s increased plastic production.

Art Education Major

Painted wood and plarn (plastic yarn)
96” x 48” x 48”
Fall 2019

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