22 Masterpieces Of Artist Who Turn Hubcaps Gathered From Wayside Into Marvellous Sculptures
Ptolemy Elrington is an English artist who believes in the necessity of recycling for continuation of our planet. His works proves his belief clearly. Automobile parts which many people throw away saying that they would be useless, especially hubcaps, are indispensable parts of Elrington’s sculptures. Artist spends most of his time wandering on highway sides, junkyards and scrapheaps in order to find necessity parts he needs in producing sculptures. Rims, junk metals and oldshopping trolleys are used beside hubcaps in artist’s works which have been exhibited many times in cities such as London, Brighton, Barcelona and Athens so far. And artist’s sculptures, worthing 200 to 10.000 pound, find buyers from all over the world. Elrington’s achievement of turning worthless and causing environmental pollution objects into artworks is the most appreciated point about him. Everybody cannot be as talented as him; but what excuse can we have to not to share same susceptibility?