I used PVC pipes to put 'trash typographic installations' across the city to dissuade people from throwing waste.
Trash dumped in vacant sites and on roads has become a feature of my city — regardless of the season. It only increases when a crisis such as the one at Mandur erupts. Campaigns to draw awareness to menace and 'spot fixes' such as painting warning signboards or pictures of deities have generally borne little fruit. As a student of design, however, I attempted to approach the problem with a different perspective. 

I been going around the city putting up a 'trash typographic installations' at places —euphemistically called blackspots by the civic agency — where residents throw garbage. My aim is not only to dissuade people from throwing waste on roadsides and vacant plots, but also to 'beautify' the city. 
Finding raw materials for this message isn't always easy, though. Pipes and tube-lights seemed to be in abundance, so I decided to work with these materials. Although tyres, paper, cardboard, pipes and tube lights were in plenty, I chose pipes since it is easy to carry around. The only thing I had to purchase were a few 'L' sections to join the pipes together. After a little cleaning and cutting, the word 'TRASH' was ready in two days time.
I retained the original colour of the pipes "to show purity". "White is generally considered to be clean,". 

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