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Mostly I focus on polymers and composites.
This subject is very challenging and it is hard to decide which polymers are amorphous and which crystalline. The first thing is to say what amorphous or crystalline structures are. Second, that both can exist in the same thermoplastic material (semi-crystalline polymers) at the same time. And third, that the features depend on the structures in the polymeric material. Continue reading
Why polyethylene is the most common plastic in the world?
Because the annual production of polyethylene is approximately 80 million tonnes per year, and this is a lot.
Another reason is that polyethylene has countless applications, Continue reading
Jud Turner is an artist for more than 20 years. He is working with found objects and steel. Jud truly enjoys the process of making sculpture, where finding the right objects is a key.
His art shows the way he sees the world around him. Continue reading
One of the most interesting collage art I have seen recently is the one made by Tom Deininger. I truly admire it. Continue reading
Robert Bradford is a British artist, who prefers to use the materials with a history behind them. Continue reading
Nick Gentry is a British artist. In his artworks he used a floppy disks. Continue reading
I’ve come across a Youtube documentary movie about the plastics and how they affect our environment.
The movie is worth watching and shows the sad truth about our plastic’s world, and also proposes the solution on how to improve the situation.
I hope you will enjoy it!
And remember, be reasonable with plastics!
Leo Sewell is an american artist who is developing his style over 50 years. He is working mostly with recyclable materials and his assemblages are presented in museums and private collection worldwide. Continue reading
Jane Perkins is a positive artist which enjoys her work. Continue reading