Cavernous Network of Repurposed Wood Tunnels. Would you enter? | Red Cavernosa de Madera Reutilizada. Entrarías?

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Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira recently completed work on his largest installation to date titled Transarquitetônica at Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade in São Paulo. As with much of his earlier sculptural and installation work… Continuar leyendo

Reclaimed Paper Insects| Insectos de papel recuperados| by SOON

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Nombre del Proyecto: Insectos de papel recuperados Autor: SOON Año: 2014 Ubicación: Bélgica Material Revalorizado: Papel Sitio Web:  http://www.coming-soon.be/portfolio/graphic-identity/133/brochure Name of the Project: Reclaimed Paper Insects Author: SOON Year: 2014 Location: Belgium Upcycled Material:… Continuar leyendo

5000 arms to hold you | 5000 brazos para abrazarte | BAMBOO

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Towering 52 feet (16 meters) into the air, 5,000 Arms to Hold You is the latest bamboo installation by artists Doug and Mike Starn at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. This is the 9th… Continuar leyendo

Con/struct: Fictional Urban Architecture |Arquitectura Urbana Ficticia

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Con/struct from the artist, designer, and photographer Justin Plunkett, who uses his own original photography to digitally construct fictional landscapes and structures. Con/Struct is an exploration into the themes of empowerment and imagination. Plunkett, using… Continuar leyendo

Cardboard City, Hong Kong || Ciudad de Cartón, Hong Kong

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We’ve found this amazing cardboard city surfing on the internet. Made by students in Hong Kong, this project was able to create interactive and beatifull public space reusing cardboard pieces. If you have… Continuar leyendo

A Healthy Cycle for Austin’s Compost Scene: Recycling Bike | Un Ciclo saludable para la escena de compost de Austin: Reciclaje en Bicicleta

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Wilson is one of the East Side Compost Pedallers, a bike-powered compost recycling program in Austin, Texas. The for-profit organization is on a mission to reduce landfill waste in Austin one bin at… Continuar leyendo

The first law of Kipple | Dan Tobin Smith

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The photographer Dan Tobin Smith was doing an installation for the London Design Festival 2014. On his website he was asking for donations of the junk which is around you. Unused and pointless… Continuar leyendo

Olatunbosun Obayomi has a solution for Nigeria’s waste. And for yours. | Él tiene una solución para la basura en Nigeria. Y para tí.

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Obayomi’s research spans hydrogen biogas reactors, ecological engines, and microbial fuel cells. He is the founder of Bio Applications Initiative in Lagos, which focuses on the production of energy from organic waste, using… Continuar leyendo

Pallet – Module – Building. Do you also love pallets? Watch: | Pallet – Módulo – Edificio. También adoras los pallets? Observa |Andrea Weigt

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Author: Andrea Weigt. TU Berlin, Architecture student. Supervisor: Renato D’Alençon, Habitat Unit – Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Rückert, Tragwerksentwurf. The opening question of this project was the design of a module system for temporary to interim… Continuar leyendo

Would you imagine a Carpet like this? | Imaginarías una alfombra como esta?

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Mixing traditional pattern making with a critical view of consumer society, the group creates unusual carpets using everything from crayons and fireworks to cocktail umbrellas, plastic forks and dried pasta. We Make Carpets… Continuar leyendo

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

Populusaurio 11/10/2014 | Parque Quinta Normal | Santiago, Chile

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Este 11 de octubre de 2014 tenemos una invitación a reunirnos como sociedad civil organizada, para dar fuerza y amplificar la voz de nuestras causas. Populusaurio es un encuentro en pro de una… 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

What stuff do you need to be happy? | Qué cosas necesitas en tu vida para ser feliz?

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El finlandés Petri Luukkainen evidencia el sinsentido del consumismo salvaje en el que vivimos y muestra la libertad del que no posee nada en su película ‘My Stuff: lo imprescindible para vivir’. El… 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

Pallet Temporal Sustainable Theatre | Teatro Temporan Sustentable de Pallets

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Arquitectos: PM²G Architects Ubicación: Cardiff, Gales Equipo De Diseño: Guillermo Lumbreras Ruiz, Morgane Cauchy, Monique BastosNunesHerve, Pierre-Henri Baudart Organizadores: World Stage Design 2013 Programa: Teatro para 100 – 150 personas Estatus: Finalista Año: 2013 Fotografías: 3D Veron, Cortesía de PM²G Architects… 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

Cardboard Pavillion | Pabellón de Cartón | Valencia, Spain

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Architects Miguel Arraiz García of Bipolaire Arquitectos and David Moreno Terrón of Pink Intruder have designed for the occasion of the annual traditional festival called “Fallas” held in Valencia in March, a structure made… 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

Haiti Communitere, Communities United in Response, Relief & Renewal | HC, Comunidades Unidas en Respuesta, Alivio y Renovación

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Por un período de 2 meses, tuve la oportunidad de trabajar y apoyar en la coordinación del maravilloso proyecto de reconstrucción de Reclaiming Heritage, en  Port -au – Prince, Haití. Las primeras semanas… Continuar leyendo

Art Is Trash | Arte Es Basura | Francisco Pájaro

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The Spanish artist Francisco de Pájaro uses trash from street corners in London for his urban expression of art. He says: “Rubbish is the only legal place you can make art on the… Continuar leyendo

Woven Sky | Cielo Tejido | Cave Urban

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The Taiwanese artist Wang Wen-Chih made this massive installation served as the entrance to the Woodfork Folk Festival in Australia in 2013. In Cooperation with the Architecture and Design Office Cave Urban, they… 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

Laberinto de Plástico: El problema del consumo | Waste Labyrinth: Consumption Problem

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It’s often difficult to visualize how our daily consumption habits play out on a grander scale, how every water bottle we discard contributes to a growing, worldwide problem. A group of activists known… Continuar leyendo