Just in case anyone missed the research paper, The 5 Gyres Institute created interactive art that highlights what microplastics do to our oceans, and our bodies. It was at Coachella, now it's on its way to Burning Man! ... See MoreSee Less
Not everyone is going to read a research paper, so we created art.
Marcus Eriksen makes DaVinci's Vitruvian Man with veins full of microbeads and microplastics to show us that We Are Plasticized. When you send us your microbeads products, we use them in our sculptures. #beadfree