An elementary school student in Sorong, West Papua, makes an artwork made from recycled plastic. (Antara Photo/Olha Mulalinda)
Making Recycled Art in Papua
BY :ANTARA PHOTO
AUGUST 19, 2019
Like many places in Indonesia, Sorong in West Papua suffers from acute plastic pollution. An elementary school in the city now offers a special art class to teach students how to create artworks made from recycled plastic – and learn the art of recycling.