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Published: 06 October 2015

By Andy Ross

Pollution in Africa

Fabrica Monteiro's pollution photographs Fabrica Monteiro's pollution photographsIf you have the stomach for some powerful and upsetting images, have a look at this series of photographs (from designboom.com) which use rubbish to make a point about pollution in Africa. 

A costume designer, Fabrice Monteiro, a photographer, Doulsy and the ecofund organisation travelled through Senegal, creating vivid images of the state of the landscape by using whatever they found dumped at particular sites. There is no doubt that the resulting photographs are arresting, thought-provoking and bewildering. No more need be said...