25 Impressive Works Of Art Made From Recycled Materials

Posted by on August 14, 2012

Recycling old junk not only benefits the environment, it breathes new life into old objects that were once destined for the landfill. The artists who created these 25 impressive works of art made from recycled materials certainly believed that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. Maybe their amazing handiworks will inspire you to roll up your sleeves and try turning some trash into a treasure of your own.
25

Chicken Sculpture Made of Egg Shells

Chicken art
24

Skull Art Made from Recycled Metal

Recycled skull art
23

Computer Key Bag

Keyboard bag
22

Polar Bear Made from Plastic Bags

Bear sculpture
21

Print Ad Portrait

Print ad art
20

Explosion Art Made from Recycled Clothing

Explosion art
19

Dog Sculpture Made of Small Household Objects

Dog sculpture
18

Book Igloo

Book igloo
17

Recycled Toy Picture Frame

Recycled toy frame
16

Whale Sculpture Made of Household Objects

Whale art
15

Bottle Cap Portrait

Recycled bottle cap art
14

Ball Gown Made from Recycled Blue Jeans

Ball gown made from jeans
13

Elephant Sculpture Made from Recycled Metal

Elephant sculpture
12

Marilyn Monroe Paint Chip Art

Marilyn Monroe paint chip art
11

Dress Made from Plastic Bags

Dress made from plastic bags
Mary Reyes

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Mary is a journalism student at the University of Florida. She loves vintage fashion, The Rat Pack, superheroes, and all things Disney. Someday, she hopes to dazzle the world with her writing skills by becoming the next J.K. Rowling.

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  • Joanna jesus

    Hey! can i please know the artist’s name who made the skull from recycled metal?

  • ROSALINA JOPLIN

    I think this is a great list and some of this is really cool!!!

  • Christel

    Number 3 looks like its not really using recycled anything, they all look like new crayons, I would like it alot better had it been used by actual trash.

  • ash khan

    nice views i got my answer something nearly to that