My latest assignment at Los Angeles Times brings glee to the uber-conscientious environmental voice in me. In her studio, nothing goes to waste. Somehow, she transforms discarded plastics into beautiful objects with a subtle eco message.
Text by: Carren Jao
Edited by: Craig Nakano
Published: 24 July 2013 (in print 27 July), Los Angeles Times
|Gladys, a life-size elephant with a vacuum cleaner hose for its trunk, is part of Los Angeles artist Cynthia Minet's animal caravan at Los Angeles International Airport's Tom Bradley terminal. (Panic Studio, Los Angeles / April 19, 2013)|
These are just some of Los Angeles sculptor Cynthia Minet’s raw materials, which when lighted by LEDs, suddenly take on an arresting glow. [read more]