Gallery: SurVivArt Offers a Creative Look at Global Issues and Happines...

 
Artist Robel Temesgen worked with children from Ethiopia to develop a series of clay sculptures based on what they'd like to be when they grew up.

What makes a good life? This was the question that the Heinrich Böll Foundation asked a series of artists from Cambodia, Thailand, Nigeria, Myanmar and the Czech Republic. With the question in mind, the artists generated works that look at water issues, food issues, consumer goods and general contentment. In an series dubbed SurVivArt, their program features everything from sculpture to an international happiness survey.

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