Friday, November 23, 2007

Chris Jordan

Chris Jordan
Intolerable Beauty: Portraits of American Mass Consumption

Jet Trails, 2007
Depicts 11,000 jet trails, equal to the number of commercial flights in the US every eight hours.

Skull With Cigarette, 2007 [based on a painting by Van Gogh]

Cans Seurat, 2007
Depicts 106,000 aluminum cans, the number used in the US every thirty seconds.