Artist: Kalliopi Monoyios
Title: Layers Upon Layers
Attribution: Layers Upon Layers, 2022 by Kalliopi Monoyios
Materials: single-use plastic packaging, polyester thread
Dimensions: 7 x 7.5 in
Image Statement: The delicate layers of a geode take hundreds of years to form, increasing in complexity as waves of mineral-laden water wash through spaces in rock. Likewise, the complexity of our entanglement with plastic has taken close to a century to form, quietly, out of sight, and is only now being revealed.