28 Apr '15, 12pm

Beastly tower of recycled tires rises up in the New Zealand countryside

Belly of the Beast was fabricated off-site in multiple pieces, then joined together at its current location on Brick Bay Sculpture Trail near Matakana. The interior of the tower is constructed from recycled metal and wood, while the distinctive exterior was built using tire treads layered around the central structure. Burn and Ritani infused Belly of the Beast with the sustainability ethos of ‘materials in transit,’ which holds that all materials must have had a prior use and will have additional uses after the project is dismantled.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/beastly-tower-of-recycled-tires-rise...

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