Keith M. Francis

let's vote

transformation

the new language

destinations unknown

connections

nuclear proliferation

capitalisms exploitations

Nuclear Proliferation

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2017

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Mixed Media: wooden box with paper graphics, steel, plastic, lead.

styrofoam, and a re-engineered clock the runs BACKWARDS.

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12 X 8.75 X 4.5 in | 305 X 223 X 114 mm

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Mixed Media

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Contemporary Art

 

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This piece is a social commentary on the proliferation of nuclear weapons.

 

United States has enough Operational Nuclear weapons to destroy itself (4) times. 2,150 Operational Weapons, 1,027 megatons, killing 647 million people.

According to the 2010, Blackaby Papers (Nuclear Information Services, London, UK), there are sufficient nuclear weapons to wipe out the entire human population of this planet many times over.

 

NUCLEAR WEAPONS as of 2016:

     Russia:             7,300

     United States:  6,970

     France:                300

     China:                  260

     United Kingdom: 215

     Pakistan:             110–130

     India:                   110–120

     Israel:                    80

     North Korea:           4 (approximately)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Data

Context

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