Awesome art alert!
How beautiful can Fracking be to the senses? The controversial and increasingly popular method of oil exploration, Hydraulic Fracturing (commonly referred to as Fracking) is only as beautiful as one artist represents it in detailed 3-D artwork, using household items to illustrate the gruesome effects on humans and the environment. To learn more about Fracking, click here.
Read how Grist.org reports it:
“New York state-based photographer Brandi Merolla was trying to figure out her next project when she looked around her house. Victorian prints, tiny charms, paintings, vintage postcards, and figurines she collected throughout the years suddenly stood out in ways they hadn’t before. So she used her collection to illustrate something else close to home: fracking. In “Scenes from the Attic,” Merolla tackles a big controversy with tiny art.”
Take a look at the images below:
For more on this artist’s rendition of Fracking, visit the original article on Grist.Org.