Friday, March 28, 2014

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Terry Collier – robots from vintage junk
Ali Golzad – dog portraits from corrugated cardboard
Abigail Brown – birds and other creatures using fabric
Lawrence Northey – another artist who makes robots
Bruce Gray – metal and wood sculptures, his robot from a crashed BMW intrigued me
Julie Kornblum – sculptures using plastic bags and recycled yarns
Jason Borders – intricate carvings on skulls
Kistje Kunst – each week Joke Schoneveld makes a Box of Art with sculptures made of found materials at the beach and the street
If you find yourself in Alliance Nebraska check our Carhenge

Friday, March 21, 2014

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Gilles Cenazandotti – animals from beach litter
Péter and László Szabó – inner tube belts and bracelets catering to the cyclist
Lumier Event Lighting – lighting from plastic bags
Benjamin Rollins – furniture from computer parts
Jeu Dechecs – unique products from recycled materials
Leo Seowell – sculpture using plastic, metal and wood
Zac Freeman – portraits in plastic
RoboSteel - sculptures which includes movie character, earth’s life form, vehicle and custom commissioned work from recycled cars, motorbikes and airplanes
Steven Rodrig – uses discarded circuit boards and electronic parts to form organic and mechanical sculptures
Bettye Hamblin Turner – sculpture from car and motorcycle parts

Friday, March 14, 2014

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Mister Finch – fairytale textile creatures inspired by nature
Greg Brotherton – detailed sculpture using steel, wood, glass, concrete and unusual found objects
Solo – makers of home furnishings and accessories from recycled materials
Gille Monte Ruici – whimsical metal sculptures
Leslie Oschmann – new life to market finds
Will Ryman – large scale installations using materials such as car parts, railroad parts, computer parts, bullets, arrowheads, chains, shackles
If you live in the Eugene Oregon area, MECCA has a fill a bag for a buck event Friday March 21 and Saturday March 22
DIY – how to make mittens from old sweaters

Friday, March 7, 2014

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Brett Martin – sculptures from tin cans

Dinh Cong Thanh – his light made from keyboard keys won him 1st prize in a Vietnamese contest on recycle design

Sarah Nicole Phillips – her Security Landscapes are made with discarded envelopes

Remi Denjean – furniture from discarded wine barrel staves

Bernat Capellades – his lamp made from printed circuit boards and plant pots was exhibited at La Braderie du l’art in Lilli France
Clem Chen - cruelty free, faux taxidermy creatures using recycled bicycle seats

Jean-Pierre Augier – sculpture from old tools

Cyrus Kabiru - whimsical, colourful art from recycled waste and objects found on the streets of Nairobi

Romulad Hazoumé - discarded gasoline containers into African masks

DYI – how to build a greenhouse from plastic bottles