Undoubtedly, many people have visited museums only to declare the art 'garbage.' But Bogotá actually has a garbage museum.
|Museum of the hidden work of men and women.|
|'The world is this way.'|
A quick look shows that the place is making a statement. The sign on the corner says 'The world is like this,' while the one under the eaves is more pointed: 'Museum of the hidden work of man and woman.' The neighbors give it a shorter name, however: 'The Garbage Museum.'
Zea's point is well-taken. However, in Bogotá trash is not exactly out of sight:
|Not exactly out of sight, out of mind. A trashpile on a Bogotá corner.|