Material World

2 Sep

I recently came across this really interesting art project by Peter Menzel.  Peter traveled around the world to a variety of different countries, and in each one photographed an average family with all their possessions.   The differences are striking to see. 

It really makes you reconsider all the stuff you own, and what’s really important.

Some highlights:



Western Samoa



Aren’t these pictures fascinating?  Check out more here:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: