Artist Rohitash Rao’s Trash Is Most Definitely A Treasure.

Trashart by Rohitash Rao

If Ralph Steadman, Robert Crumb and Jean-Michel Basquiat ever combined their artistic talents, the result may look something like the whimsical, but edgy illustrative art by California artist Rohitash Rao, known as Ro to his friends. Read more

Trash Can Couture. German Fashion Label Lever Dresses Up Vipp Bins.

The Danish design company Vipp, best known for the iconic Vipp pedal bin created in 1939, is presenting eight unique art bins dressed in couture made by German fashion label Lever Couture. Trash Can Couture, if you will. Read more

If You Think Damien Hirst’s Work Is Trash, You’re Right. The New Damien Hirst Limited Edition Dotted Vipp Bin.

Damien Hirst Vipp Bin

The internationally renowned artist Damien Hirst has created a limited edition of the Vipp bin exclusively for Astrup Fearnley Museet. Read more

TRASHed at Coachella 2012. Over 30 of the Artist Decorated Recycling Trash Bins.


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above: Kozyndan’s Decorated Trash Bin for Coachella

Global Inheritance invited 100+ artists to decorate recycling bins for their for The Coachella Music & Arts Festival 2012. The entire collection was exhibited at the Lab Art Gallery in Los Angeles prior to being rolled out at the festival. After the festivals, these redesigned recycling bins will be donated to schools in Southern California. Read more

Vipp & Helena Christensen Get Designers To Do Trash For Charity.

Designer Vipp Trash Cans for Charity

Danish design company Vipp and Danish supermodel Helena Christensen join forces in raising money for children affected by the Chernobyl disaster, and for the poor of New York City. To mark the opening of a Vipp showroom in New York, Vipp is arranging a large-scale charity auction in collaboration with Danish supermodel Helena Christensen who also resides in New York. Read more