Michelle Reader Created Sculpture and Installation from Scrap Material

“I love the unpredictability of found materials and enjoy the inventiveness necessary to transform them into a sculpture. I like to make work that is interactive and inviting, tactile and colorful. The joy of working with found materials is the unexpected uses that can be found for them. For instance, an umbrella and a bucket combining to form the trumpet of a daffodil, two old oil cans forming the basis of a wind turbine, or the internal workings of an alarm clock becoming a mechanism for a propeller” said Michelle at her site

Purpose of Art and Creativity for Save The Planet

If you’re a person like to fly, care about reduce, reuse and recycle issues, there’s a way to bring your home closer to the skies above and care environments. Some people and companies are salvaging old military and civilian aircraft parts to create lavish furniture that is probably is the definition of functional art(Monika)

Maya Lin’s Poetic Minimalist Instalation

Above and Below is an installation by American artist Maya Lin, the designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. It is on display at and owned by the Indianapolis Museum of Art located in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. The artwork was inspired by underground water systems in Indiana.(wikipedia)

Organic Visual Transformation’s Underwater Sculpture

Jason deCaires Taylor is a sculptor, environmentalist and professional underwater photographer. Born in 1974 to an English father and Guyanese mother, Taylor graduated from the London Institute of Arts in 1998 with a BA Honours in Sculpture.(www.underwatersculpture.com) The works are constructed using pH neutral materials to instigate natural growth and the subsequent changes intended to explore the aesthetics of decay, rebirth and metamorphosis