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This Collaborative Art Installation Proves that Rubbish Can Be a Resource for Beauty

he idea behind the art was to bring awareness to recycling issues and waste management

By Catherine Winter-Hébert - Source: http://inhabitat.com

 Photo © Eco Art Installations

Photo © Eco Art Installations


“Art changes people and people change the world”. This idea was put forth by British artist Char Evans of Eco Art Installations, and her new collaborative art installation in Auroville, India, is proof of the truth within those words. Comprised of a giant bamboo geodesic dome, a mandala of dancing children, and several site-specific pieces, the art was created with a combination of discarded materials (tires, shoes, telephones, clocks, and cans) and natural items such as flowers, leaves, shells, and spices.

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