Ubuntu

Ubuntu

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Ground installation, variable dimensions (Earth, 16 wooden structures of 5x5 cm base and variable heights and 16 different species of succulent plants from Mexico and southern Africa) In Sub-Saharan African culture, Ubuntu represents a fundamental philosophical principle: the essence of what it means to be human. Ubuntu indicates benevolence towards others and is a rule of life based on compassion and respect for others. I am what I am by virtue of what we all are". Ubuntu urges to support and help each other to become aware of their rights and duties. duties. It is an ideal push towards all humanity, a desire for peace. It is an acceptance of ourselves and others, of the differences that characterize us and that become an opportunity for exchange and mutual enrichment.

Ubuntu

Samantha Passaniti
by Samantha Passaniti
media: installation and sculpture
year: 2019
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tags: bio safety , biodiversity , ecosystems , education & awareness , lifestyle , natural resources in general , recycling

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