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ANTHROPOCENE - A DYSTOPIAN LEGACY / PATRIA

Industrial development, free-market models, a focus on economic growth in conjunction with greed and power, fail to support development that is sustainable, which begs for a re-evaluation of our economic and political systems. This project predominantly explores local vistas and the rampant destructive short-sighted measures that favour economic growth at the expense of adequate planning as well as investment in social capital. Dystopia  within  this  context  is  to  an  extent  hyperbolic but, as in literature, the project could serve as a warning sign, a call that opens the possibility of dialogue on socio-economic practices within the Maltese borderline.
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VISUAL ART

Kevin Mallan

Born 1989

MA Photography Student