Chad Wys: a modern master of repurposed art

Abby Yemm Contributor

By Abby Yemm in New Art on Wednesday 6 November 2013

Chad Wys is a master of repurposing within the digital art world. He deconstructs classic pieces then experiments with them, producing pieces that bear new layers and demand a need for reevaluation and a refreshed perspective. He’s kinda like a mixed media Danger Mouse.

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Yearbook: eclectic repurposed designs in Chicago

Kevin T. Stein Reader Find

By Kevin T. Stein in New Design on Thursday 9 August 2012

It’s Sunday. You’re fifteen minutes west of downtown Chicago. And you’ve realized your life is a hollow, empty shell that can only be made right with a desk-top anvil, a sculling oar, and some Foolish Crow Habanero Hot Sauce. Fortunately, you’re also in River Forest, and the newly opened Yearbook has everything you need.

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Recycled aviation furniture by MotoArt

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Friday 30 March 2012

Struck by wanderlust, but don’t want to leave home? MotoArt’s repurposed airplane furniture range includes 747 jet liner beds and desks metamorphosed from wings, all looking very sharp. Problem solved.

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