An Installation by Maggie Scott
The focus of this work is the climate emergency and the consequences for people in the global south.
The fast fashion industry produces 80 billion pieces of clothing each year and women in the Global North buy twice as many clothes as they did just fifteen years ago. A recent survey, found that British people will spend up to 2.7 billion pounds on clothes during the summer that’ll only be worn once.
Textiles are one of the fastest growing sources of waste globally. As our consumption increases our environmental impact in the form of waste also increases.