Recycled Art Links

Bob Dylan – not just a music maker, but he creates iron gates from scrap metal
Nirit Levev – dog sculptures using chains
Cara Barer – book sculpture
Michael Pajón – vintage paper collage
Will Kurtz – 3D paper sculptures
Bordalo II – trash sculptures
Felix Böck – upcycled chopsticks
Insecta – turns vintage and plastic bottles into shoes
Adidas verge – running shoe made from recycled ocean plastic
Valérie Buess – paper sculptures

Recycled Art Links

Recycle Art Links

Lesley Hilling – salvaged wood constructions

John Dahlsen – environmental wall works

Tuula Närhinen – her sea sculptures use plastic detritus from the Baltic Sea

Steve McPherson – wall sculptures from beach plastic collected over 15 years in the UK

Angela Haseltine Pozzi – sculptures from beach debris

Gilles Cenazandittu – life size plastic animal sculptures

Pam Longobardi – installations using beach debris

Freya Jobbins – disturbingly beautiful sculptures created with dolls

Tess Felix – portraits using beach debris

Adidas has partnered with Parley for the Oceans to make shoes stitched with thread produced from discarded fishing nets

Recycle Art Links

Recycle Art Links

Malena Valcarcel – altered books and paper art
Jeff Conley – makes his own instruments for his band
Suzy Pal – magazine collages
Peter Clark – found paper collages
Bottlebot – plastic bottle robots
Jacob Hashimoto – large sculptures, many using recycled materials
Igor Verniy – animal and insect sculptures
Francisca Prieto – folded paper sculptures
Nils Volker – large sculptures incorporating plastic bags, computer cooling fans, and lights
Arnt Arntzen – furniture designs incorporating aircraft parts

Recycle Art Links

John and Lindsay Gibson – skateboard art, including a cool guitar
Caastellan Christophe – sculpture using tools
Didier Biree – sculptures
Raymond Guest – garden sculptures
Nirit Levav – animal sculptures from bicycle chains
Russ Brebner – rusty metal sculptures
Vicolo Paglia Corta – table tops made using keyboard keys
Daniel Lanzilotta – sculptures from recycled plastic waste
30+ DIY projects with old books

Recycle Art Links

Cecilia Levy – paper sculptures
Commissioned wedding dress made from Tyvek
Claire Brewster – very delicate paper sculptures using maps
Jen Hardwick – small sculptures
Amy Flynn – robots
Sally Colbey – robots
Kathleen Plate – glass art- video shows her making a chandelier from coke bottles
Barbara Holmes - Wood Installation Sourced From the San Francisco Dump
Edouard Martinet – animal sculptures
Benoît Maubrey – electroacoustic sculptures

Recycle Art Links - Trashion

Barbara Morawiec – book dresses
Angela Johnson – from tshirts to coutoure
Jamie McIntosh – plastic ball gown
Dumpster Design – creators of multiple collections of trashion
Wild Onion – jacket from recycled bags
John Petrey – calls his dresses sculptures
Ali Ciatti – paper plate dress

Recycled Art Links

Morgan Brig – sculptures
Hasan Novrozi – animal sculptures
Veronika Richterova – PET plastic bottle art
Kim Graham – giant paper eco-troll
Aaron Moran – wood sculpture
Eileen Downes – collage
Brian Mock – metal sculptures
Anita Francis – book sculptures
Tabistry – a group dedicated to making things from pop cans tabs
Katrina Sherwood – ever wanted to make a bracelet from a toothbrush

Recycled Art Links

Recycle Art Links

Mark Oliver – litter bugs
Lisa Kokin – bookarts
Patrick Bremer – paper collage
Elena Nuez – bookarts
Althea Sassman – paper collage
Andrea Mastrovito – paper animals
Cecilia Levy – book sculptures
Liddlenomnom – metal sculptures
Donna Sophronia-Sims – robots

Recyled Art Links

Alexander Calder – sculptures
Will Wagenaar – sculptures
David Kemp – sculptures
Gabriel Dishaw – sculptures
Sabine Brosche – paper collage and sculptures
Omid Asadi – leaf cutting
Roxy Russell – plastic jellyfish
Gille Monte Ruici – metal assemblage
Gregory Kloehn – homes for homeless
25 creative ways to recycle kitchen stuff

Recycled Art Links

Jennifer Collier – stitched vintage books and papers – be sure to watch the video
Luisa Milan – reuses old textiles
Vilma Silveira Farrell – lamps from coffee filters
Julie Alice Chappell – insects from electronics
Justin Gershenson-Gates – jewelry and sculpture from watch parts
Jonathan Callan – sculptures from compressing books
Fashion Designers Transform Ford’s Recycled Upholstery Fabrics into Couture
15 inventive dresses made from recycled materials

Recycled Art Links

Matt Wilson – cutlery sculptures (really like the birds)

Christian Wischnewski – small sculptures and collage

Jean Marc – bags from old life jackets and cement bags

Marina Balsamo – lamps and jewellery from Nespresso capsules

Kimberley Franklin – recycled book jewellery

Yvonne Barreau-Fein – mixed material sculptures

Deana – recycled glass

Sabina Brosche – works using discarded newspaper, books, packaging and cardboard

Celia Pym – knitting repair

Recycle Art Links

Michelle Sirois-Silver –  hand-hooked surfaces from waste textiles
Cynthia Minden – assemblage
Tony Fredriksson – driftwood sculpture
Elliott Hundley – watch how he makes his paintings from beach debris
Nick Cave – learn about his Soundsuits made from discarded materials
Piet Hein Eek – furniture designs from natural and recycled materials
David Kracov – wall sculptures
Liu Wei – art from everyday materials
Jodi Harvey-Brown – book sculptures
Karine Diot – book sculptures

Recycle Art Links

Rosa Montesa – gift boxes from plastic bottles

Elisa Insua – colourful sculptures from plastic scraps

Florie Salnot – plastic gold jewellery with Sahara refugees, sponsored by Sandblast Arts

Sarah Frost – wall installation using keyboard keys

Choi Jung Hyun – sculpture using keyboard keys

Joao Sabino – keyboard key purses

Derek McDonald – metal sculptures

Mike Davis – sculptures from tyres

Connie Sabo – twisted paper sculptures

Cyrus Kabiru – sculptural spectacles

Recycle Art Links

Tomas Vitanovsky – animal sculptures from scrap metal

Extrema Outdoor Music Festival  - 600 pallets were used to create a stage that embraces visitors and provides an intimate environment within the crowded festival. By placing the DJ booth in the center of the structure, the stage is made tactile and experiential for visitors

William Heeffer – boiler lamps

Cecile Perra – sculpture and collage

PopDots – design of gallery interior using reclaimed wood bits!instalacion-cc/cw8p

Washed Ashore – sculptures from plastic ocean waste

The Art of Craft Lecture: Reclamation – November 17 starts at 7 pm at Carousel Theatre’s Studio C on Granville Island on November 17th.  Partipants include Bridget Catchpole, Kaarina Talvila, and Lorraine Kwan and Janet Lee of ReVision

Recycle Art Links

David Batchelor – plastic installations, especially enjoyed those using plastic sunglasses
Taipei-Guandu International Outdoor Sculpture Festival
Veronika Richterova – plastic bottle art
Sarah Nicole Phillips – envelope art
Fabrice Monteiro – the “Prophecy” collection contains great wearable installations
Kathleen Nowak Tucci – jewellery from bicycle and motorcycle inner tubes and Nespresso coffee capsules
Leo Jansen – sculptures that walk on the wind made from plastic

Recycle Art Links

An article on our trash fashion outfit, Candy Carousel, at Upcycle That

Tadashi Kawamata – found wood installations

Kamla Kabra – collages from broken glass

Cheryl Hazan – broken glass mosaics

Marta Klonowska – glass shard animal sculptures

Spencer Byles – forest sculptures

Frantiselc Rint – artistically arranged bones of tens of thousands of people at the Sedlec Ossuary (one of the top attractions in Czechoslovakia)
and if you’re really into bones, check out the Kaplica Czaszek Chapel in Poland

Joe O’Connell and Blessing Hancock – check out their installation made with bicycle parts

Recycle Art Links

Shannon Weber – woven objects
Deane Valentine Bowers – mixed media shacks, cottages and birds
Peter Parkinson - metal artists may be interested in his new book “Making Sculpture from Scrap Metal”
Elephant made from 6,000 cardboard tubes
Mari Karmin – check out his metal sculpture using old mines
Augusto Esquivel – button sculptures
Choi Jeong-Hwa – check out this video about his art
Sarah Frost – her Debris, Qwerty at PPOW wall art series are made using computer keys
Kirsten Hassenfeld – found object scuptures
Martin Sanchez – home made of recycled finds such as beer and soda bottles