Upcycling & Waste Art Archives - art.love.nature

Artwork of the week: Bilele by Maurice Mbikayi

  “My work is related to identity and history, and seeks to interrogate people’s origins and boundaries – how these can be renegotiated and recontextualised in different socio-political environments. I also investigate the impacts of contemporary technology on humanity, especially … Continued

Artist Spotlight: Katharina Forster Artworks of Insight

Katharina Forster brings a new meaning to “another man’s trash is another man’s treasure”. Her artwork offers us insight into complicated matters, from personal emotions we as humans often deal with to mindfulness of nature, by using discarded items. Persistence (her … Continued

Reflections on green art

When we talk about ‘green art’ or ‘environmental art’, we’re not talking about a certain style or discipline like ‘impressionism’ ‘surrealism’ or ‘abstract art’. It’s rather much more overarching, and all-encompassing. Environmental, green or eco art can be conceptual, expressionistic, … Continued

Creativity in action with Greenpop in Zambia

This is the third post in a three-part feature about the Greenpop Zambia Festival of Action, by Matthew Koehorst (read the introduction | read about the community planting days & environmental education) Natural Building: Zambia has a long history of building with natural materials. Wattle … Continued

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