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Waste Land is the uplifting story of artist Vik Muniz who travels to the world’s largest landfill, Jardim Gramacho outside Rio de Janeiro, to collaborate with a lively group of catadores, or pickers of recyclable materials, who find a way to the most prestigious auction house in London via the surprising transformation of refuse into contemporary art.
Yesterday, my mom told me she found a note in one of my grandfather’s prayer journals. The journal was dated around 1986-1988. He prayed – “Dear Lord, please help Jenny Lynn (that’s how he referred to me) to be born again and to love and marry a Christian man.” His prayer that I be born again was answered very soon after. 303 more words
Using Computer Vision and AI to interpret the world for the visually impaired.
Same technology that brings us facial recognition, and self driving cars. 12 more words