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3 Artists That Are Cleaning Up Ocean Pollution

Diana Cohen Mandala

Dianna Cohen is a co-founder of Plastic Pollution Coalition and her artistic life is also deeply connected to plastic as well. She is best known for her two-dimensional and three-dimensional works using recycled plastic bags sewn together ranging from small hanging pieces to room-sized installations, which have been shown internationally.

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Beth Buczynski

Beth is a freelance writer and editor living in the Rocky Mountain West. So far, Beth has lived in or near three major U.S. mountain ranges, and is passionate about protecting the important ecosystems they represent. Follow Beth on Twitter as @ecosphericblog or check out her blog.


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4:00PM PDT on Mar 28, 2014

Wow. Won-der-ful!

11:03AM PDT on Sep 4, 2012

Thank you for this wonderful article.

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8:09PM PDT on Apr 1, 2011

I love these artists, and hope to do something along these lines too. I would love to see more of their artworks, and have them inspire others. There is so much out there to use!

1:39PM PST on Feb 15, 2011

seems like sumpin' pretty coool could be made from all that colorful netting & plastics whatevers....

3:57PM PST on Jan 21, 2011

Great article. Thank you artists.

7:46AM PST on Jan 11, 2011

Ya!! let the artists do their work, they will show, us all, other ways to look at our faces in the mirror.

7:42AM PST on Jan 11, 2011

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1:48PM PST on Jan 8, 2011

This is amazing what they are doing, I love it when people become aware of the ocean and it is great that they turn it into something that we can all appreciate, thank you!!!

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