Hilary is a painter, hoarder, goodwill enthusiast, and mother of 2 boys. Her medium of choice is junk drawers. It all started harmlessly enough when her youngest son broke toys […]
I created this portrait with some collected wine corks and it took me over five hours to complete it. The hardest part was to find and choose the right colors […]
These are just a few examples of the portraits I have been made in the last few years with recycled beer bottle caps. It started out as a small project, […]
I love using beverage cans due to their bright versatility in colour and attractiveness. This portrait is done entirely from recycled beverage cans depicting Kenya founding father the late Mzee […]
A dog portrait made from corrugated cardboard by Iranian Artist Ali Golzad. Ali uses discarded cardboard to create eye catching pieces that are often inspired by well-known personalities, nature, and […]
Chicago artist Mary Ellen Croteau collected recycled plastic bottle caps to tile, layer and juxtapose each cap in order to create a self-portrait mosaic titled “CLOSE“. An amazing work ! From […]
Art expresses itself in myriad ways and forms. Paintings, pottery, glass or marble statues, art is for everyone something else (fortunately). What one inspires and upsets, might be for another […]
Recycled printed-paper and cardboard are used as a raw material to create complex collages with a three-dimensional effect. The paper is manipulated and transformed, selected according to thickness, color, text, […]
Jason Mecier, a San Francisco based artist, has just unveiled this new portrait of Steve Jobs, composed entirely out of electronic waste. 20lbs of e-waste were used to creates this […]
Sandhi Schimmel Gold has been creating amazing portraits by recycling/upcycling junk mail – since 2004!
These two portraits are made from pictures of my dogs. The photos are converted to 3 to 4 colors and then carefully cut from old t-shirt fabric and assembled.
I am an artist from the acadian coast in Canada. I make portrait with genuine seaglass. I recycle pieces of old broken bottles, glass, dish that I find on the […]