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CATEGORY

Sculpture & Installation

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DIMENSIONS

30 x 27 x 23 cm

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YEAR

2016

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PRICE

1390.00 €

ABOUT THE WORK

SUB TEXT

A stylized forties vintage telephone, now an iconic collectors item, has been
constructed and carved using layers and layers of horizontal recycled plastic
sheets. Looking closer it may e possible to see that the brilliant colours in the
sheets are actually compressed mobile phones….
 In the UK customers replace mobiles every 18 months
on average, and 15 million are discarded per annum. If thrown away this would
generate 7,500 tonnes of potentially harmful landfill. When they degr