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Independent Lens | Waste Land | Finding Art in the Dump | PBS

Duration: 00:42
Program: Independent Lens #1219

Artist Vik Muniz photographs Tiao -- one of the catadores ("garbage pickers") in the world's largest garbage dump in Brazil -- in a pose reminiscent of David's painting "The Death of Marat."



Post Date: March 24, 2011