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Upcycle File: Trash Transformed as Vessels

By |2013-10-02T17:08:45-04:00October 2nd, 2013|Categories: Culture, Living Green, Upcycled Art|Tags: , |

"Ball Basket"c.Elizabeth Lundberg Morisette, Plastic Baseball charms and cotton twine, 11"x12"x14"Photo source: Flickr Creative Commons I can't believe it's a basket! It's hard to imagine how discarded bottle caps can be transformed into this whimsical work of art. Marveling at the creative transformation of trash into treasured, upcycled works of art is one my [...]

Upcycle File: Trash Transformed As Wall Art

By |2013-09-24T14:00:40-04:00September 24th, 2013|Categories: Culture, Living Green, Upcycled Art|Tags: , |

"Taking Candy from a Baby"c.2010/ Elizabeth Morisette Pez Dispensers and cotton woven on a cotton warp/19”x24”x2”Photo source: Flickr Creative Commons Feast your eyes on these. I am obsessed with the creative transformation of trash into treasured, upcycled works of art. Transformed trash addresses our enormous waste and illustrates ways in which we can reclaim [...]

Upcycled Street Art You Want to Reach Out and Touch

By |2013-05-10T11:44:42-04:00May 10th, 2013|Categories: Culture, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

I've got my eyes on you! It doesn't take much for me to feel good about living in New York City. A sunny day will make me break out in a grin. But surprise me with warmer weather and I am ecstatic! Take today for example: despite the fact that it is early May, [...]

Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui

By |2013-05-10T01:18:46-04:00May 10th, 2013|Categories: Culture, Living Green, Recycling, Upcycled Art|Tags: , , |

It's awe-inspiring to see how humble bottle caps can be transformed. Photo: Exhibition subway ad As a lover of upcycled art, I was blown away when I first experienced the majestic, textural expressions created by the globally-renowned contemporary artist, El Anatsui. A phenomenal visionary who transforms  discarded common materials into monumental masterpieces, his work [...]

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