Keith M. Francis

MADE IN CHINA

 

This cheap polystyrene 19th century Baroque style frame was manufactured
in China. Traveling over 13,861 nautical miles and
230 U.S. statute miles for purchase in the United States of America.

 

The sum of this product:

3,609,515 – Gallons of fuel consumed (approx.)

32,081 – Metric Tons of CO2 emissions

 

Equivalency:

4,169 – Homes’ electricity for one year

68,179,585 – Miles driven by an average passenger vehicle

3,004 – Homes’ energy use for one year

30,434,650 – Pounds of coal burned

7 – Wind turbines running for a year

 

Port of Shanghai, China to Port of New York, United States: 13,861 nautical miles (Atlantic Route)

Container ship (intermodal containers)

Fuel Economy: 28 feet = 1.2 gallons

Semi-trailer

Fuel Economy: 6+ mpg

Interactive Map of Global Shipping © www.shipmap.org

Made in China

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 2018

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Mass of impure carbon particles on polystyrene frame, and cardboard

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33.5 X 23.5 in | 850 X 597  mm

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Contemporary Art/Installation

 

Data

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