Craft Design

#assemblage #computers #electronics #insects #video games

Winged Insects Built from Repurposed Computer Circuit Boards and Video Game Systems

April 18, 2015

Christopher Jobson

nintendo

Portsmouth, UK-based artist Julie Alice Chappell works with components salvaged from old computers and video game systems to make an entire taxonomic order of circuit-based insects. From used Nintendos to DVD players, any device is fair game for her winged assemblages which she sells online via Etsy. You can read a bit more about their origins on My Modern Met. (via Permaculture)

nintendo-2

nintendo-3

wings

insect-1

insect-2

4up

#assemblage #computers #electronics #insects #video games

 

Do stories and artists like this matter to you? Become a Colossal Member and support independent arts publishing. Join a community of like-minded readers who are passionate about contemporary art, apply for our annual grant, and get exclusive access to interviews, partner discounts, and event tickets.

 

 

Also on Colossal

Related posts on Colossal about assemblage computers electronics insects video games