Artist Belo created an astounding piece of art to address the global clean water crisis. The gigantic mural is in the shape of a fetus to symbolize that water is essential to all life on Earth. The installation is made up of 66,000 biodegradable cups filled with rainwater tinted with vegetable dye to simulate the impurity in undrinkable water.
The sustainable piece of art was temporary; since the water eventually evaporated and the cups broke down, the work was photographed and prints were auctioned off on March 22, 2013 (World Water Day) at the 'ONE DROP' event. The artist's work and the fundraising event's mission was to make dirty drinking water a thing of the past.
Stats for Baby-Shaped Water Mosaics
Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 1,598 clicks in 151 w
Interest: 1.1 minutes
Concept: Global Clean Water Crisis
Related: 59 examples / 45 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-35
Comparison Set: 21 similar articles, including: rainbow upcycled bottle installations, miniature mesh water filters, and scaled-down population infographics.
Baby-Shaped Water Mosaics
More Stats +/-
Miniature Mesh Water Filters
Rainbow Upcycled Bottle Installations
Scaled-Down Population Infographics
Portable Water Purifiers