Mary Niec

TITLE: BP Oil Spill 2010: 3200 Dead Birds Part One
DATE: 2011
MEDIUM: die cut linoleum prints
DIMENSIONS/RUN TIME: Letterpress linoleum prints on sculpture, 21 1/4” x 3” x 3”
DESCRIPTION/STATEMENT: I traveled down to the Gulf Coast to photograph the BP oil spill, and found there to be many barricades blocking me from seeing the worst of the spill. This sculpture is the beginning of a series meant to show the destruction that people were not meant to see.

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