recycled art Archive

Q&A with Fiber Artist Kevin McCarthy

“‘Purpose’ was made using a process that I developed to make fabric out of trash when I was living in Haiti.” Read more →

League of 25 Sculpture Competition Photos

Thursday night was the opening reception for the April exhibits in The Art League Gallery, and it also marked the launch of the League of 25 with a relay-style found object sculpture competition. The League of 25 is a new society of Art League supporters who pitch in to fund an exhibit while having Read more →

Video of David Edgar’s Plastiquarium

  Check out this awesome video of David Edgar demonstrating how he creates his Plastiquarium pieces out of recycled plastic! David will be a guest instructor at The Art League later this month, conducting a workshop on “Fantastic Recycled Plastic.” Read more →

Kimpton Hotels of Virginia Recycled Art Show

To celebrate Earth Week, the Kimpton brand will be hosting exhibits in their hotels featuring pieces made from recycled and repurposed art. Their goal is to work with area artists to create the art and display it here at Hotel Monaco Alexandria the week of April 15 – 22, 2011. Here’s an overview of Read more →