Friday, September 28, 2012

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Kris Kuksi – not completely recycled, but intricately wonderful

Urban Weaver Project – a Vancouver project housed in Strathcona Park field house that encourages the weaving of invasive plant species

Mathew Roby – whimsical sculptures

BC Egg Marketing Board truck from egg cartons

Penny Hardy – sculpture from scrap metal

David Lipson – robots from random objects

Linda and Greg Mitchell – upcycled glass bottles

Greg Stange and Juliette Montague – their installations includes many sculptures from kitchen artifacts

Elizabeth Morisette – sculptures and installations from everyday objects

James Corbett – car part sculptor

Friday, September 21, 2012

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Caitlin r.c. Brown – her Cloud contains 5,000 re-appropriated domestic light bulbs which was included in the current Nuit Blanche Calgary

Pierre Ivan Didry – sculpture

Phillips- Mclean – mosaics

Samantha Huanga – altered books

Philip Glashoff – sculpture from recycled materials including rusty machinery, fire extinguishers, compressor covers and motorcycle tanks, operates a sculpture ranch in California

Arseniy Lapin – sculpture – his sculptures are fun and playful

Leonard Drew – junk installations

Liora Lasselle – winner of the Estethica/Veolia Re-Source Competition for her recycled clothing entries
where she teamed with Reclaim to Wear and From Somewhere

Sang Sik Hong – large scale sculptures made from drinking straws

Roy Lewis – functional art from such items as worn out car, motorcycle and machine parts

Friday, September 14, 2012

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Jennifer Maestre – sculptures inspired by the sea urchin made with pencils

Dan Levin - sculpture from “rust-caked, post-tech flotsam and jetsam begging to be melded with nature’s slough and fallen debris”

Enjoy the Kadillac guitar

Kenneth Cobonpue and Albrecht Birkner – bamboo car

Shoji Kimura – sculpture from cast offs

Felicia Strehmel – lightboxes from period chests of drawers and handmade acrylic photo slides

Federico Uribe – eclectic sculpture collection

Thierry Despont – check out his sculptures

and for all you Burning Man fans

Friday, September 7, 2012

Weekly Recycle Art Links

Kathleen Nowak – jewellery from recycled bicycle and motorcycle inner tubes

Cory Barkman - sculpture and furniture from recycled materials

Francois Robert – current photography exhibition of bones

Scott Wade – dirty car art

Eleanor Salazar – jewellery from used pool balls

P&P Office Waste Paper Processor – from office waste paper to pencil

Julia Vasic - jewellery from discarded t-shirts

Craig Pearce and Cara Donaldson – custom reclaimed wood furniture

Bob Campbell – furniture and sculpture from industrial scrap

From barns to modern residences