But who i am to say what is cool this is still pretty awesome though. Vhs movies covers offered a new landscape for art roughly 11 x 8 the vhs cover became a mainstay artform of the 80 s and 90 s be it simple cardboard or a more elaborate plastic clamshell.
For instance you could use vhs tapes to create the pixely outline of an old video game character like pac man.
Vhs tape art. Dragon fury vhs 1995 sci fi martial arts robert chapin silver lake international. These 10 tapes command a premium price. Vhs tape used as box shelves.
Create abstract art sculptures out of old vhs tapes. Draw a pattern or design that has straight lines. Vhs tapes art print custom favorite movies gift movie buff home movie theater decor gift for movie lovers man cave art vhs customize musicscenestudio.
These works come about because of a desire to find a use for some of the millions of vhs tapes that now are regularly tossed away. Use super glue or a hot glue gun to put the tapes together to create the sculpture based on the design you drew. Genesis home video simply awful vhs company who were known to release the worst transfers on tape even in the sp mode.
Nearly every one of their tape releases were unwatchable but unfortunately they had some exclusives and were the only way to see those films back in the 80 s although a lot of titles they released were also in the public domain. Adrian kershaw is an artist working in a medium that is wholly recycled. Art attack most wanted vhs video tape vintage neil buchanan children s tblo.
The artist incorporated a lifetime of forming objects with clay yarn rope leather and now vhs tape into dynamic fine art. 1 box shelves. The magic arts film australia vhs video pal a rare find.
The vhs tape art is truly remarkable and is a great tribute to the character of big lebowski. 5 out of 5 stars 314 314 reviews 20 00 free shipping favorite add to mix. I think the artist sam hensley missed a bit of a trick here because with the same amount of vhs tapes she could have made a space invaders character rather than a butterfly.
Mar 27 2013 explore adrian hawk s board vhs tape art on pinterest. Normally relegated to junk bins some vhs tapes are in demand by collectors due to their scarcity nostalgia value or cool box art. See more ideas about tape art vhs tapes vhs.
Vhs tape used as art. The english masters vhs video turner artist england greatest artist ever. You could also check out other big lebowski influenced designs that we have featured earlier.