What is Zer0-Waste Art?
Zer0-Waste Art is; 15 tons of recovered waste material that's being upcycled into a large body of 2D & 3D wall, floor and pedestal art for sustainable zero-waste art exhibitions.
Where is Zer0-Waste Art?
Artworks are currently stored in safe, weather resistant, temperature-controlled conditions in Simi Valley, California, directly behind Waste Management, which is located at the base of the Simi Valley landfill.
Why Zero-Waste Art?
Zer0-Waste Art's projects engage the creative practice of making art with the social and ecological issues facing the world today, earning the knowledge, language, and skills necessary to excel in this new emerging field.
How Can I See the Art?
Zer0-Waste Art can be shown at any major art museum, gallery, event or festival that recognizes the catalytic roles art made with waste can play in addressing our planets pollution-free future. Zer0-Waste artworks can be viewed in person or on-line by making an appointment.
How Art Reduces Pollution!
When non-recyclable waste material is upcycled into art, it reduces future landfill volume and the greenhouse gasses that they will produce. And, zero-waste art helps to keep these unwanted "discards" from polluting our environment.
Who's Creating the Art?
TODD BANK is the visionary artist/inventor exploring the idea that non-recyclable waste materials when converted to art can help mitigate the root causes of certain forms of pollution. His goal with the Zer0-Waste Art collection is to have the entire body of art on permanent display in an American museum.