Name, first nameJoana KelenYear of birth1989UniversityZHDKField of Interest / research fieldCommunication Design / Visual CommunicationTitle of projectThe age of plasticAbstractThe success story of plastics has been irresistible since the early 1950s. Plastic is shapeable without restrictions, it can be used on all-purpose and more than almost any other material, it is cheap. Nevertheless, plastics is not only profitable but can be very harmful to humans and to the environment. This master thesis researches on how the complex correlation of worldwide plastic pollution, its sources and results, can be made visually accessible in the form of an atlas.TutorsCybu Richli