Free Screening: “Waste Land”

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Tulane University
Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans LA 70118
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Tulane University’s Newcomb Art Department screens a series of films addressing art and authorship.

Vik Muniz, _Marat (Sebastiao) Pictures of Garbage_, 2008. Digital c-print (detail). Courtesy the artist.

Vik Muniz, Marat (Sebastiao) Pictures of Garbage, 2008. Digital c-print (detail). Courtesy the artist.

As part of the Newcomb Art Department’s “What is a copy?” series, Tulane University screens Waste Land (2010), a documentary about photographer Vik Muniz and his collaboration with workers at the world’s largest garbage dump located outside of Rio de Janeiro. Visit the film’s website to watch a trailer.

This screening is free and open to the public and will take place in Room 209 of the Woldenberg Art Center.