Turning trash into art is not a new thing. Using that trash art to decorate public spaces and reinventing the elevator as an art gallery is. Elevator Art Club, a collective of local guerilla artists, uses the detritus of modern society – pics "acquired" from photo lab Dumpsters, flash cards "collected" from local grocery stores, and sundry other objects – to create beautiful spaces inside the confines of elevators. You may encounter an entire wall of shrinky dinks or an artful array of one repeated portrait with commentary painted over everything. It's a bit of a crapshoot. The club’s main targets are large corporations and parking garages. Obviously, the general viewing audience is limited to whomever happens to come into the elevator before the cleaning crew does.
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