Sunday, September 27, 2020

Fanciful Glasses

These whimsical, fanciful glasses are made of trash. Cyrus Kabiru, a Kenyan-born artist and TED Fellow, fell in love with glasses at 7 years old and started making his own with household items. Now, the rubbish he collects from the streets of Nairobi is the framework for his eccentric spectacles. “I used to tell my dad I would like to give trash a second chance,” Kabiru says. “Up to now, that’s what I’ve done.” See more art by @ckabiru.

Image courtesy of the artist and SMAC Gallery.

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