Yinka Ilori show new Upcycled Chairs in Stockholm

I met with London based Upcycler Yinka Ilori in Stockholm just days before the opening of his Solo Exhibition at Gallery Just Africa. We met at a café on the trendy streets of the town, Yinka first just wanted hot … Read more

Fang Fang wants to introduce Recycled Fashion in China – an interview

With a rising underground music scene, an established contemporary art scene and prominent names in the fashion industry, the Beijingers are more and more looking to express themselves individually. Now they, and the large number of expats thriving in the … Read more

Maggie Muth make cereal box art from all over the world

The work of Maggie Muth first caught our attention on Instagram when images of abstract art hashtagged with #cerealboxart started to appear in our upcycled feed. One day we gave in to our curiosity and inquisitive contacted Maggie to learn … Read more

Sarah Boyts Yoder for Upcyclista

When we decided to redesign our webpage I knew that I wanted an artist to inspire and influence the graphic design of the page in order to evoke a spirit of authenticity. Sarah Boyts Yoder is a mixed media artist … Read more

An interview with Willem Heeffer- the upcycler who brought us can lights and drum lamps

Willem Heeffer is a designer that I first discovered via his work for Hans Välimäki’s Midhill Restaurant in Helsinki, Finland. The restaurant is decorated from floor to ceiling with Willem’s signature work the Heinz Beanz Can. 334 upcycled cans to be precise. … Read more