Artist ‘Bordalo II’

Brings Trash and Found Objects to Life

on the Streets of Lisbon

For the past few months Portuguese artist Bordalo II (previously) has been stalking the streets of Lisbon looking for heaps of trash.

Using mounds of discarded plastic sheeting, old tires, shingles, and tangles of electrical cable, he carefully repositions everything before spray painting it to resemble animals and insects.

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