Bart Vargas has been exploring the artistic potential of trash for over a decade now, transforming recycled waste into playful and thought-provoking objects. Using pattern, repetition and form, he creates paintings, sculptures and installations which all blur the identity of everyday materials. These time capsules characterize the early 21st century as an era of limited resources and conversely high consumption rates. Vargas has a BFA from the University of Nebraska in Omaha and is currently attending University of Minnesota for a graduate degree in sculpture. His work has been exhibited [...]
"The first thought that came to my min was the question "is caffine our drug?" well done i love it"
"Didn't the Art Guys do this type of quirky sculpture years ago?"
"Quirkiness at it's best, I love it!"