Every year thousands of painted plaster sculptures of the Hindu deity Ganesh are deposited into India's lakes, oceans and waterways. Non-biodegradable materials and toxic chemicals found in paint such as mercury and cadmium create immeasurable water pollution and environmental damage.
A collection of small "Ganesh" idols.
The conceptualization of any creative work begins with ideation, in this case, sketching.
Students used environmentally friendly and biodegradable materials to help solve an annual pollution crisis in India.