Art & Design

Furniture created by recycled cans


Thrown away beverage cans and tins are transformed into impressive furniture. “Can City” is an ecological street art project that was started by Studio Swine and shows an interesting way in which the discarded aluminum.

A mobile foundry works with waste cooking oil from the nearby restaurants and manufactures the material picked by the “catadores” meaning the garbage collectors.

Can City project started in São Paulo, Brazil for the Coletivo Amor de Madre Gallery with the support of Heineken.

See the following video that shows the whole process of the furniture’s creation: