The Birds, Bats and Bees: Phillips and Adventure Ecology's Sculpt the Future Foundation have commissioned artists to make bird, bat or bee houses out of waste that comes from an art sale - the crates, catalogs, invitations, packaging etc.
Artist Brian Dettmer was featured on post # 5958 but the link is no good. He is known for his alteration of preexisting media -- such as old books, maps, record albums, and cassette tapes -- to create new works of visual fine art.
The Solarise lampshade of the London Skyline The sky is printed on a thermochromic layer that reacts to heat. Once you turn the lamp on, the shade gradually lets more light through giving the effect of the sun rising.Dimensions height 30cm, diameter 22cm