Salmon Recycle Center

About This Project

Medium:
mild steel scraps

Dimensions:
4' H x 6' W x 3' D

Date:
2009

Commissioned by:
Nugget Markets

Location:
Nugget Market, West Sacramento, California

Description:
CNC Plasma steel "drop-outs" are recycled to create a recycle center for guests at the Nugget Markets. Salmon heads are sculpted from mild steel sheet metal and serve as the opening to the receptacle below. The Salmon's favorite food consists of paper, aluminum and plastic waste.