Category Archive: Diseño/Design

Concurso Madrid-Recicla-Arte

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OBJETO ID·ARTE MADRID RECICLA CONVOCA EL CONCURSO DE ARTE Y RECICLADO, CUYO FALLO SERÁ COMUNICADO EN LA GALA DE ENTREGA DE PREMIOS QUE TENDRÁ LUGAR EN EL ÚLTIMO TRIMESTRE DE 2014 EN EL CINE… Continuar leyendo

Street Sculptures|Esculturas de Calle| Bordalo II

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Portuguese artist Bordalo II is constantly doing art with spray cans and founded materials in the streets of Lisbon. He collects heaps of trash like discarded plastic sheeting, old tires, shingles, tangles of… Continuar leyendo

Luxo | Waste + Luxury | Basurama

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The organization Basurama created this installation out of 2500 plastic bags at the beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2014. The word LUXO is portuguese and means luxury. This artwork wants to… Continuar leyendo

Robots Reborn | + Brauer | viva la Robolución!

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Bruno Lefevre-Brauer, known as + Brauer, is a graphic designer living in Paris. He regularly exhibits in Paris, these charming illuminated metal upcycled robots are from his series “Viva la Roboluciòn!”  More than their technological… Continuar leyendo

Origami Boxes | Jacqui Symons

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Nombre del Proyecto: Origami Boxes Autor: Jacqui Symons Año: 2010 Ubicación: Reino Unido Material Revalorizado: papel Sitio Web:  http://www.jacquisymons.co.uk/Gallery%20Origami.html Name of the Project: Origami Boxes Author: Jacqui Symons Year: 2010 Location: UK Upcycled… Continuar leyendo

The Sentinels | Los Centinales | Chakaia Booker

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Nombre del Proyecto: Los Centinales Autor: Chakaia Booker Año: 2014  Ubicación: Nueva York, USA Material Revalorizado: neumáticos Sitio Web:  http://www.chakaiabooker.com/                        Name of… Continuar leyendo

Floating City | Ciudad Flotante | Nina Lindgren

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Stockholm-based illustrator, printmaker, and artist Nina Lindgren was been working with cardboard to build a series of stacked geometric cityscapes that look like small architectural islands. The works are assembled like puzzles from… Continuar leyendo

The Grand Stair | La Gran Escalera

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In 2012 the Australian team March Studio finished their work for the entrance of the Nishi Building in Canberra, Australia. They designed the stairwell, wall and ceiling of the entrance with 2150 reused… Continuar leyendo

REBUILD GLOBALLY. Employement Solution. Sandal Revolution | RG: Nuevos Empleos. Revolución de Sandalias.

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So! we have been these days in Port-au-Prince, Haití; Rebuilding Haiti Homes with Reclaiming Heritage. We are staying at Haiti Communitere (great hostel) were we have been able to make nice contacts and… Continuar leyendo

Mirror Culture | Cultura Espejo | Bignatov Studios

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This installation made by the architects of Bignatov Studios, a bulgarian and new York based team in Varna, Bulgaria, in 2013. They reused 6000 CDs and with the help of 128 volunteers they… Continuar leyendo

Little Lost Project | Pequeño Proyecto Perdida| Yoonjin Lee

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The New York based artist Yoonjin Lee is doing an ongoing street art project called “ Little Lost Project”, 2014. She collects items that others have discarded like lighters, gloves, metro cards etc.… Continuar leyendo

Shustov Brandy Bar | Studio Belenko

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The Designers from Studio Belenko created the interior for the Shustov Brandy Bar in Odessa, Ukraine in 2013. They reconstructed a 19 th century cellar into brandy bar. Therefore they used reclaimed barrels… Continuar leyendo

“Oceans are in our hands” Sarcastic Climate Change | “Los Océanos están en nuestras manos” Cambio Climático Sarcástico

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El mes de mayo de 2014, el concurso de Caricaturas Niels Bugge  pidió a ilustradores y dibujantes de todo el mundo enviar dibujos basados ​​en un tema fundamental: el clima. El concurso instó a los participantes… Continuar leyendo

Bake.A.Dish. Never again wash dishes! | Nunca volver a lavar platos!

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Bake.A.Dish is an oven that creates bread and biscuit dinnerware. You can customize the shape of your dishes based on your diet or just for fun! By customizing the size of the food… Continuar leyendo

CD Sculpture “Crystal” | Jim Hake

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The artist Jim Hake from Toronto, Canada, created a sculptural portrait from upcycled CDs, which was shown at the Lonsdale Gallery in 2013. The ‘60s music band “Crystal” was his inspiration and he… Continuar leyendo

Tectonic Landscape | HG-Architecture – Live Components

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Tectonic Landscape is the artificial landscape made of 1000 pieces of plastic pallets at Daegu Art Museum in South Korea. This installation represents a spatial drawing for Korean landscape, as well a space for sitting, climbing,… Continuar leyendo

Judit Rabóczky | sculptures

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This post is about some collective works made by the Hungarian artist Judit Rabóczky during the last years. She creates sculptures which have been twisted and formed into dynamic human forms using discarded… Continuar leyendo

Cortxo Gastrobar | Spain

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The architects from Nexus Estudio did the interior design for the Cortxo Gastrobar in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, in 2013. They reused old corks to form a wall finishing which transforms into… Continuar leyendo

Christmas tree made of sledges | Hello Wood

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This year Hello Wood designed a Christmas tree of 365 sledges in front of the Palace of Arts in Budapest, Hungary. The sledges will be disassembled and given to the kids of SOS… Continuar leyendo

ArboSkin | ITKE Stuttgart

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Students and Professors from Stuttgart University’s ITKE (Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design) build this freeform pavilion facade in 2013, Germany. It’s a demonstration of the structural properties of a new bioplastic… Continuar leyendo

Floating Umbrellas | Portugal

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The second year in a row the organization Sextafeira Produções hang up hundreds of colorful umbrellas in the streets of Agueda, Portugal (2012, 2013). An initiative by the council in Agueda and it is… Continuar leyendo

Goedzak | Garbage bag for reuse | Bolsa de reutilización

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GOEDZAK IS A SPECIAL GARBAGE BAG FOR ITEMS THAT ARE STILL USEABLE. IT’S A FRIENDLY WAY TO OFFER PRODUCTS A SECOND CHANCE AND STIMULATE SUSTAINABLE BEHAVIOR. “…everybody owns items that are no longer… Continuar leyendo

Tech.o.gami y bolsas de plástico

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Nombre del Proyecto: Tech.o.gami y bolsas de plástico Autor: estudiantes con la ayuda del Prof. Andrea Bauzá Año: 2011 Ubicación: Puerto Rico Material Revalorizado: papel y plástico Name of the Project: Tech.o.gami y… Continuar leyendo

Sail Away | Navega Lejos

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“A flotilla of paper boats snaking across the floor of the space. The interactive element involved thousands of people. Exploring the idea of ‘six degrees of separation’, the theme of the HYPERLINK Festival,… Continuar leyendo

Restaurant MAD | Longo+Roldan Arquitectos

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In 2013, Longo + Roldán Arquitectos designed the ceiling of restaurant MAD, which is located in Madrid, Spain. They reused old tires and frames of different sizes and colors to create these hanging… Continuar leyendo

HOME₂O Roof System| NYIT Students

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A team of students and professors of the New York Institute of Technology’s School of Architecture (NYIT)just designed a water bottle roofing system after the latest typhoon in the Philippines. A special created pallet… Continuar leyendo

Casa Umbrella | Kengo Kuma

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For “La Triennale Di Milano”, Italy in 2008, Kengo Kuma and Associates designed a temporary house made of umbrellas. A very lightweight construction with zippers between the umbrellas can be built easily on… Continuar leyendo

Cork Portraits | Scott Gunderson

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The artist Scott Gunderson from the US uses corks with different colors to make big portraits. These artwork is really impressive and the reuse of corks a very nice idea, cause this valuable… Continuar leyendo

Be Paletto | Denmark

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In June 2010, this temporary pavilion was made by 9 exchange students at the Aarhus School of Architecture in Denmark. Built with nothing else than 420 overlapping pallets, the project was situated on… Continuar leyendo

Paper Snake | Kengu Kuma

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In 2005 Kengo Kuma and Associates designed the “Paper Snake”, a pavilion made of 40mm thick Paper-Core Honeycomb in Anyang, South Korea. A habitable sculpture with a flexible and durable structure creates a… Continuar leyendo