Artist Turns Trash Into Animals To Remind Us About Pollution

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To spread his message about endless waste production, Portuguese street artist Bordalo II (Artur Bordalo) creates stunning animal sculptures. However, unlike most artists, Bordalo doesn’t buy his material – he scavenges it. He seeks to portray nature (animals) with the materials that threaten it.

Bored Panda has already written about Bordalo here and here but it’s clear that the artist isn’t going to stop his work anytime soon. While he started working in Portugal, now he is going global. His latest journeys feature stops in Estonia and the USA. He’s bold, he’s determined, and he’s consistent – let’s hope that Bordalo will stay this way and continue his fight.

More info: bordaloii.comFacebook | Instagram (H/T: Bored Panda)

01. Fox

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02. Weasel

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03. Ouriço

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04. Yuwana

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05. Trash Kitten

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06. Pelican

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07. Flying Squirrel Close Up

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08. Camaleão

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09. Yellow Frog

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10. Flamingos

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11. Beee

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12. Wolf

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13. Meerkats

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14. Filthy Whale

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15. Opossum

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16. Lince Ibérico

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17. Znail

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18. Salamander

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19. Trash Puppy

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20. Palanca Negra

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21. Melting Pingouin

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22. Mouse

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23. Deer

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24. Pi G

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25. Trasherpillar

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26. Lynx Face Detail

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27. Bunny

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28. Ldn Rat

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29. Apus Apus

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30. Badger

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31. Flying Squirrel

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32. Green Grasshopper

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33. Blue Jay

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34. Goldfinch

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35. Ginetta

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36. Uma Cabra

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37. Wild Boar

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38. Wip

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39. Dove White Dove

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Author: MMK

Architecture & Design was started by an Afghan entrepreneur, he believes that wellbeing is affected by the spaces we spend our time in and that their design is an important notion to consider with regards to our personal comfort and happiness – whether we are at home, at work or at play.

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