Carbon Footprint

In my mind, this video recording symbolizes the footprint left behind on Curacao by the people from the 20th century. The refinery on Curacao was an essential link in the war industry during especially the second world war, at that time mainly orchestrated by the Americans. There was a huge demand for  aircraft fuel, the lighter fractions from the imported unrefined oil. The heavy, tar and asphalt-like substances were dumped in a large outdoor depot, now known as the asphalt […] Read more »