Gallery: Sean Avery Turns Shattered CDs Into Astounding Animal Sculptur...

 
Detail of Humming Bird.

Sean Avery is a sculptor, illustrator and graphic designer with a penchant for using recycled materials to build awesome little animal sculptures. He only uses recycled materials and classifies his work as “sustainable art”. The nature of his process and the materials he uses ensures that each and every one of his pieces are completely unique. He makes use of mostly old cds and computer parts.

To make the cd animals, he breaks apart old cds, which often shatter into shards or he cuts them into specific shapes that he wants. Then he painstakingly places each shard to create the animal. The iridescent shards shimmer in the light and strongly resemble feathers and fur. The result is something strangely organic with a distinct sense of movement.

+ Sean Avery

Via This Is Colossal

Images © Sean Avery

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  1. nikole April 26, 2012 at 9:35 pm

    I realy need help with my art assignment and if anyone could please tell me the reasoning behind any of these it would help me alot. Thanks.

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