Water has the power to both give life and swiftly destroy. But today, our own misuse of it may be our greatest peril. The current water crisis can be linked to the mythology of the sirens, beautiful creatures that lured sailors to their demise by their mesmerizing song.
Today's proponents of water privatization are being lured by the sweet sound of money and power. Only later will they find it will leave us all shipwrecked. This art exhibit explored water as a basic human right. It explored the role that the resource plays in society and, what will happen if we continue to exploit it.
Tea Roots artists presented on how we can prevent further disaster, cultivate a sustainable relationship with our planet's waters, and ensure there will be enough for all.