Oskar Landi Voyage of Acceptance - archipelago of Svalbard, Norway
Oskar Landi 'Voyage of Acceptance' - As a selected participating artist for the Arctic Circle 2016–Fall Residency, Landi sailed for two weeks in the archipelago of Svalbard, Norway. Being interested in the examination of mankind’s relationship with the environment through experiential approaches both in the studio and in the field, and vexed by extensive reports on plastic pollution in the oceanic gyres, he wondered if microplastics could even be found in such a remote region.
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Oskar Landi’s – Voyage of Acceptance – archipelago of Svalbard, Norway

Oskar Landi - 'Voyage of Acceptance' - A journey through ice and water for a healthier planet. Photography from the archipelago of Svalbard, Norway.

Oskar Landi’s – Voyage of Acceptance – archipelago of Svalbard, Norway

Oskar Landi’sVoyage of Acceptance’As a selected participating artist for the Arctic Circle 2016–Fall Residency, Landi sailed for two weeks in the archipelago of Svalbard, Norway. Being interested in the examination of mankind’s relationship with the environment through experiential approaches both in the studio and in the field, and vexed by extensive reports on plastic pollution in the oceanic gyres, he wondered if microplastics could even be found in such a remote region… read more Sara Corona/WSI Magazine

Oskar Landi - 'Voyage of Acceptance' - A journey through ice and water for a healthier planet. Photography
Oskar Landi ‘Voyage of Acceptance’ – A journey through ice and water for a healthier planet


  Oskar Landi Voyage of Acceptance

The staggering amount of anthropogenic debris that has accumulated in the oceans over the last few decades has spread to the most remote regions on earth, evidence of a human-made emergency closely related to climate change, yet much more tangible. This side effect of modern industrialization and hyper-generation of standardized products is growing to alarming proportions: In 2017, the UN estimated that 51 trillion plastic particles are floating in our oceans, a number that is growing every day, and their weight is estimated to outnumber fish by 2050Sara Corona/WSI Magazine

Oskar Landi - 'Voyage of Acceptance' - A journey through ice and water for a healthier planet. Photography
Oskar Landi – ‘Voyage of Acceptance’ – A journey through ice and water for a healthier planet.

Read the full feature about Oskar Landi’s incredible journey in Wall Street International Magazine.

Oskar is also part of our ‘Photographers We Love’ section, here on the Helen Jones-Florio Gallery site. Check out his fine art photography from India and Mexico.

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