Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Recycled Art

Kasey McMohan, Connected- Self Portrait, Steel, CAT5 and other data cables, Life size

The floor of the Standard Grill is completely made of pennies, what a great concept.

Benoit Deseille and Benedetto Bufalino transformed a phone booth into an fish tank saying “With the advent of the mobile telephone, telephone booths lie unused. We rediscover this glass cage transformed into an aquarium, full of exotically coloured fish; an invitation to escape and travel.“

Sound Wave

Telephone Sheep Installation by Jean Luc Cornec

Caps Board by Rick Ladd

Dream Car (2008) $39,000 worth of discarded lottery tickets. Part of Lauren Was and Adam Eckstrom's exhibition, Ghost Of A Dream.

Sculptures made from laminated old skateboards. "I’m satisfied in my effort when people look at products and start thinking of ways to recycle”. -Haroshi

And inspired by the work of Japanese artist HAROSHI, skate apparel label Diamond Supply Co. have released a pair of glasses with the frames produced in the same manner as Haroshi's sculptures.

Steve Duque's art is repurposed from broken skateboards. "I upcycle cool skateboards into pens, keychains, backscratchers, earrings, Magnets, necklaces, etc…"

1 comment:

  1. These are gorgeous!!!! I really love the personal touch. I believe this year will be the year of artists for Christmas.