Tag: Design

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OBJETO BY MARIANA CORTES

Meet Mariana Cortés from Bogota, creator of Objeto. She has found new and creative ways of arranging, planting, and displaying plants around the house. Using everything from old chests to unique pots, Mariana beautifully arranges different types of plants together in…

Making My – Customize your shoes.

Bogotá based company Making My specialises in creating personalised boots by using recycled tyre and other materials. The best of all is that something that might otherwise go to waste now enjoys a dynamic, new and useful purpose while keeping our landfills less…

Paper Sculptures by Diana Beltran Herrera

Colombian designer and illustrator Diana Beltran Herrera creates truly impressive sculptures by using cut and folded paper. “Paper Bird Sculptures” is a series of colourful birds modeled by hand. Diana says, ‘’I started by coincidence. Since I was a child I saw my…

JENNIFER COLLIER PAPER SCULPTURES

UK based textile asrtist Jennifer Collier makes amazing paper sculptures by using cardboard and other recycled materials. She describes her work as creations to explore the ‘remaking’ of household objects which are made with the unusual ‘fabrics’ she produces by bonding, waxing,…

Conceptual Designs by Chris Dimino

Art Director Chris Dimino specialises in recontextualising once-forgotten objects and making them useful for everyday life. See below for some examples of his work. Gas Mask – Problem: Given a gas mask with its drab appearance as a point of…

Derek Gores – Recycled Magazines

“Derek has gained national attention for his collage portrait series, recycling magazines, labels, and found materials to create the works on canvas.” (Derekgores.com).

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Fat Suggar Daddy

Fat Sugar Daddy is a Bogota based illustrator who describes his work as “illustration for kids but with guts out; the death of toys”. He has recently drawn his very own interpretation of eggwhite, we hope you like it as…