Vik Muniz

Art with wire, sugar, chocolate and string

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Filmed Jan 2003 at TED2003
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Vik Muniz makes art from pretty much anything, be it shredded paper, wire, clouds or diamonds. Here he describes the thinking behind his work and takes us on a tour of his incredible images.

Vik Muniz
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Vik Muniz delights in subverting a viewer's expectations. He uses unexpected materials to create portraits, landscapes and still lifes, which he then photographs.  Full bio.

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