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Paho Mann & Nancy Levinson: The Art of Solid Waste

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ABOUT THE ESSAY

The Art of Solid Waste
On Places, a slideshow of photographer Paho Mann's images of post-consumer detritus — a.k.a. trash — part of a new public art project at a solid waste facility in Phoenix, Arizona.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Nancy Levinson is executive director and editor of Places.
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Paho Mann lives and works in Denton, Texas, where he is an Assistant Professor of Photography at the University of North Texas.
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