Gallery: Chinese Artist Recycles Automobiles Into Transformer Robots, B...

 
Chinese artist Zhu Kefeng unites public spectacle with environmental stewardship as he realizes his dream of building a Transformers-inspired theme park entirely from scrap metals. Transformers is the seventh-highest grossing film of all time, and capitalizing on this craze with recycled metal models is nothing new for China. In the past we've covered the Legend of Iron project, a 5-ton megamachine, and even a solar-powered version, but 49-year old Zhu Kefeng's Mr. Iron Robot theme park adds much appreciated depth to the cultural phenomenon. Flip through the slideshow to see what's bringing hordes of film fans to the site!

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