Sculpture out of trash in the Forests of Copenhagen | Thomas Dambo.
Thomas Dambo is an artist / designer who specializes in making art pieces, sculptures, furniture and anything you / “I can imagine out of trash, also known as recycled materials. He also gives a lot of speeches about up cycling and arranges workshops for schools, companies etc. teaching people to build stuff from trash”.
Go hunting for The Six Forgotten Giants in Rødovre, Hvidovre, Vallensbæk, Ishøj, Albertslund and Høje Taastrup.
All six sculptures are made from scrap wood with the help of local volunteers.
The projects wants to bring art out of the museum, show the beautiful and often overlooked nature spots in the western part of Copenhagen, and at the same time give an exciting and different experience.
Thomas Dambo is an artist / designer based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Together with his crew Thomas makes beautiful and fun projects out of “trash” / recycled materials, which they find around the city dumpsters. By doing this he hopes to inspire people to have fun and think of trash as a ressource.
Thomas Dambo makes anything from minor design projects like furniture and interior design to small and huge art projects, often involving his surroundings and the people around him. Browse through this site to learn more and dig in to his many projects.
You can see more images of the oversized sculptures on Dambo’s website.