Gallery: Vik Muniz Transforms Gold Scrap Metal into Oversize Animal Col...

Small clues such as recognizable items like car doors or paint cans play with the viewer’s perception of perspective. With the recognition of an everyday object, Muniz also reminds us that the materials he uses are otherwise considered garbage. The pieces join Muniz’ long time practice of creating large scale installations from garbage, which is excellently portrayed in the documentary “WASTELAND.”

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