Dumped On.

Dumpsters are easy targets. They’re out of the way and not really owned by the resident of where they’re usually placed. And since they hold garbage it doesn’t really matter if they look trashy. Is that a fair description of this dumpster, though? There’s something impressive about the number of artists who’ve used it as a canvas.

011 012 013And then there’s this strategically placed sticker. This is social commentary on the level of—I’m not kidding—Jonathan Swift’s A Modest Proposal. It’s ironic and kind of funny, but also sad when you think about the real implications.

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3 Comments

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  2. Ann Koplow

    Thanks for your interesting social commentary, Chris.

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    1. Christopher Waldrop (Post author)

      The value of social commentary lies in its ability to reach people. I’m glad mine reached you.

      Reply

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