Sculptures Upcycled From Thousands of Bike Chains

Sculptures Upcycled From Thousands of Bike Chains

Michelle Chin
Nov 28, 2011

Upon first look, you would never guess that these amazing nude sculptures were made of something as mundane and gritty as old bike chains. The artist depicts the modern human plight in the face of industrialization. The chains are meticulously and painstakingly welded into these incredibly impressive forms.

The pieces shown are from Seo Young Deok's "Dystopia" show at the INSA/Arko Art Center in Seoul that took place in October.

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(Images: Seo Young Deok)

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