Wasted Time: Exploitation and the life of the Factory



If architecture is implicated in global waste streams that continue to make the planet uninhabitable, this thesis prompts reflection on consumer habits by harnessing the empathic power of storytelling to transform a building – an anonymous plastics factory – into the narrator of a tale about junk and justice.









Alan Escareño, M.Arch.thesis 2021
Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning