Brazilian Artist Vik Muniz
March 06, 2008 AT 10:00 AM
Vik Muniz uses unconventional materials, including chocolate, sugar, dirt and diamonds ( just to name a few) to recreate well-known works of art or images from popular culture. He then uses the camera to record them.He has earned an international reputation for the photographic pieces he creates. In this video clip, we get a chance to catch up with him and learn how he transforms banal substance into astronishing woks of art.