Yunwoo Choi, creates large scale sculpture out of rolled up magazines. The magazines lend a chunky, geometric punch to the already weighted works that is hard to anticipate only from a textual description. So many magazines are used in each piece that the works almost buzz with a busy violence, which is weird when you consider that they only consist of a a bunch of newsprint. This contradiction calls into question conventional concepts of strength, weight, and coherence.
Sticky note sculpture - I thought these were straws at first - maybe students make sections from used notes then combine into sculpture near our recycle box along with an aluminum rehab and plastic bottle art too with quote above "one man's trash is another man's treasure" or quotes from three different environmentalists