24 Nov '12, 4pm

Art Made from Mt. Everest Trash Exhibited in Nepal

© Mt. Everest-8848 Art Project I . An exhibit in Kathmandu of art made from garbage discarded on Mt. Everest. Sixty-five porters and 75 yaks labored over two years to bring more than eight tons of trash down from the slopes of Mount Everest -- delivering some of it into the hands of local artists who are exhibiting their "upcycled" sculptures in a bid to raise awareness about the litter problem on the world's highest peak. Expeditions in spring 2011 and 2012 collected rusty oxygen tanks, old cooking-gas containers, broken tent poles, discarded food packaging, and even part of a helicopter that crashed on the mountain in 1974. © Mt. Everest-8848 Art Project I . An exhibit in Kathmandu of art made from garbage discarded on Mt. Everest. Some of the trash was donated to Da Mind Tree/Art Club Nepal, the host of a month-long visual art symposium during which 15 artists created 7...

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New Post: Mt. Baldy Scenic Lift Ride and Lunch

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