Kirkland Smith has created a series of Assemblages using post-consumer waste which is mostly non-recyclable. He describes each Assemblage as "a little history of our consumerism". Viewed at close range, the artwork looks like a pile of trash, but as the viewer steps back the image comes into focus to reveal a face, landscape, or object / http://www.kirklandsmith.com
In this portrait, Monroe’s beauty is blooming amongst the pink flowers. After starring roles in “Gentleman Prefer Blondes” and “How to Marry a Millionaire,” she was firmly on the Hollywood A-list.