Photograph by Andrew Moore.

The Perils of Ruin Porn: Slow Violence and the Ethics of Representation


Crowdsourcing light pollution data: A means of infrastructure awareness?

Guernica, Pablo Picasso, 1937.

Special issue of Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: Destruction, Art, and the Doomsday Clock

From the "Remnants After the Storm" series by Wyatt Gallery.

The visual culture of post-disaster high water marks

Fresh Kills, 1973. Photo by Chester Higgins

A history of New York City’s solid waste management in photographs

"Bodie Ghost Town" by artist Ben Pacificar.

Arrested Decay: The Exorcism of an American Ghost Town

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Ruin Memories Portfolio online

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Litterati: A Digital Landfill of Good-Looking Trash

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Article Alert- Mountaintop Removal as a Case Study: The Possibilities for Public Advocacy through Virtual Toxic Tours

Photo by Matthew Christopher.

The Atemporality of “Ruin Porn”: The Carcass & the Ghost by Sarah Wanenchak