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One Man’s Trash Ain’t No Trash

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A smelly refrigerator? A chipped dinner plate? A t-shirt that is so last season? Are we to just throw them away and acquire new ones? Sure, nothing lasts forever. This is especially true for consumer products. Between the end of their life cycle and the time they return to the earth, however, there is an interminable span in which these …

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Heather Hansen Draws in the Mind

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Heather Hansen began by bowing her head twice, acknowledging the presence of standing audiences in the gallery at OCHI Projects. No music followed. Instead, a respectable silence filled the room while the residual heat of late September afternoon continued to smolder. Dressed in black, Hansen laid her back on the clean white canvas stretched on the floor. She held two …