Margreet Wielemaker Postma
I am convinced that the quantity of raw materials in the world is finite, and that we are thus obliged to make responsible use and reuse of the materials already mined and created. Artists especially can create a greater awareness of the wasteful ways of our society, but also of the beauty that can be generated through the use of these ‘castaways’ or their components. They can set the example and give people new ‘eyes’ with which to observe their surroundings.
Yes, that’s ytrue, but apart from that…Oh the inspiration and the rush of an idea just from holding an interesting shape or detail of a piece of…never mind what it was, it’s going to become...?