Stop, Go, Sit

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Can recycling become too extreme — on the butt? Ask Boris Bally. His work, says his website, “is both witty and innovative employing the use of jeweler’s skills on non-precious materials.”

He is currently making furniture from recycled street signs, weapon parts, and a wide variety of found materials into objects for reflection. “These pieces celebrate raw American street-aesthetic in the form of objects, often useful, for the home and the body,” he says.

He has also made a selection of key rings, storage boxes and ashtrays out of the remnants of his recycled signs. Oh, and let’s not forget the industrial strength flatware.