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

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.