Art Without Waste

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Patty Wongpakdee

Art Without Waste features 500 upcycled and Earth-friendly designs from cutting-edge designers, illustrators and artists around the world. With a broad scope of alternative uses for discarded items, such as bottle caps, gas cans, and skateboards, the designs featured in this book also explore new uses for sustainable resources such as wood, straw, and paper. This is a gorgeous and inspiring collection of works from artists whose approach often incorporates eco-friendly principles such as upcycling, with sustainability as a central goal. Find inspiration from an array of non-traditional artists and designers. Some have invented new techniques, while others have harnessed a creative passion into manipulated materials, resulting in dynamic forms that encourage audiences to perceive discarded items in an entirely new light. So don’t just throw away that bottle or plastic cap- recycle it into your own exciting art projects.

PRICE: $24.99 / Can$27.99 / £15.99

MEDIUM: Mixed Media

FORMAT: Paperback

ISBN: 9781631590313

SIZE: 8 in x 8in / 203.2mm x 203.2 mm

PUBLISHED: October 1, 2014

"A wonderful and inspiring collection of works by artists whose approach is based on the principles of environmental friendliness for recycling and sustainability creations. The result is the new dynamics that encourage the public to see these various recyclable "trash" from a different angle. Stop, then throw bottles and other plastic packaging recycling and start creating your own artwork." - Vantage Magazine