Thursday, July 24, 2014

WORLD GDP "M-2" (step ten)

 WORLD GDP (step ten)

Another view of the panel :  In the far left background is the cube representing New Zealand, United Kingdom and France with a total population of 134,000,000.  The GDP per capita range is between $38,000 and $40,000.  The cube is 8 inches square with a height of 5 inches. The taller one just to its right is Switzerland alone in the $80,000 range


Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Amanda's New Zealand

The soil for New Zealand was collected November 2005 by Amanda Sole from Ruakaka Beach.

check her for journal

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Letter from David

Here is a letter from our soil collector David Basasira in Uganda.   It's dated October 23rd, 2005.  And describes the Bulange Village, site of the collection. David is an artist.  Take a look at his work at link below letter.

click here for David's site

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

WORLD GDP "M-2" (step nine)

WORLD GDP (step nine)

More build-up of cement.  The block on the left is 5" square with a height of 3.75 inches.  A GDP per capita range of $28,000 to $30,000 of two countries, Puerto Rico and Spain, about 50,000,000 population.

The taller one (12.75 inches) just on its right is Norway, $100,000 with 5,000,000 people. Ready to move?


Friday, July 4, 2014

WORLD GDP "M-2" (step eight)

WORLD GDP (step eight)

More layering with color.  The large piece represents a population of over 1.6 billion people.  And is 29 square inches standing 1 inch, in the $6,000 to $8,000 level.  Among the 18 countries are : China, Cuba, Peru, Turkmenistan, Botswana, Iran, South Africa and Romania.  The full list is on a previous post.


Tuesday, July 1, 2014

WORLD GDP "M-2" (step seven)

EARTH GDP (step seven)
The first coat of the cement blend begins April 18th, 2014.