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Canstruction: Amazing Sculptures Made From Canned Goods

Posted By Kestrel Jenkins On November 12, 2010 @ 8:35 pm In Art,New York City,Recycled Materials | 3 Comments

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A crumbling Parthenon-esque can collection — great usage of various non-perishable food items.

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In this skyscraper design, the smaller, stacked cans play tricks on the viewers’ eyes, making them forget these are cans from a grocery store shelf.

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This hungry caterpillar is comprised of food items to help reduce the stomach grumblings of others.

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An homage to Marilyn Monroe via canned pop art.

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It’s citrus fruit from a can! The refreshing and juicy colors make this piece really pop.

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Each kernel of this corn on the cob is a can!

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[3] Canstruction: http://www.sdanyc.org/canstruction/

[4] City Harvest: http://www.cityharvest.org/

[5] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/11/12/canstruction-amazing-sculptures-made-from-canned-goods/canstruction-coliseum/

[6] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/11/12/canstruction-amazing-sculptures-made-from-canned-goods/canstruction-best-use-of-labels/

[7] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/11/12/canstruction-amazing-sculptures-made-from-canned-goods/canstruction-serpent/

[8] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/11/12/canstruction-amazing-sculptures-made-from-canned-goods/canstruction-marilyn/

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[10] Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2010/11/canstruction-corn.jpg

[11] + Canstruction: http://www.canstruction.org/

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