Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Archives Alchemy: The Art of the Dumpster Divers

"Trash is simply a failure of the imagination," said Neil Benson, founder of the Dumpster Divers of Philadelphia. The Dumpster Divers are a collection of over 40 found object artists who re-purposes and make art from the hordes of abandoned items modern society generates. The exhibit will feature their work created for the National Archives in Philadelphia.

Archives Alchemy: The Art of the Dumpster Divers
The National Archives at Philadelphia
900 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19107
"Trash is simply a failure of the imagination," said Neil Benson, founder of the Dumpster Divers of Philadelphia. The Dumpster Divers are a collection of over 40 found object artists who re-purposes and make art from the hordes of abandoned items modern society generates. The exhibit will feature their work created for the National Archives in Philadelphia.
Tickets: Free
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Nearby Venues
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  • Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall A
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Where:
900 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19107

Information: http://www.Dumpsterdivers.org
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