Art Work for Change Discussion

Description

READ/VIEW: Scroll through Chris Jordan’s work on the Art Works for Change (Links to an external site.) site

CONSIDER: Specifically

  1. CF000313: Unaltered stomach contents of a Laysan albatross fledgling, Midway Island, 2009

Camel Gastrolith (VIEW: the video)

CONSIDER: Bersson’s statement: “Little-known experiences can reach the public consciousness through the forceful images of art.”

COMPOSE: A response based on the following prompt:

  1. Explain: In your own words

What Jordan is saying through his art in regard to CF000313 and Camel Gastrolith in relationship to Bersson’s statement? Include examples from Jordan’s work to back up your statements.

How do you think the works expand awareness to a political and/or social issue? Include examples from Jordan’s work to back up your statements.