Eco-artist Agnes Pang works on her elephant sculpture, made of waste plastic egg cartons covered with flowers made of supermarket packaging, at Tsz Wan Shan Shopping Centre, in Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Eco-artist Agnes Pang works on her elephant sculpture, made of waste plastic egg cartons covered with flowers made of supermarket packaging, at Tsz Wan Shan Shopping Centre, in Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Art

Art made from plastic waste in Hong Kong – think styrofoam fruit wrappers and plastic egg cartons – is the hallmark of this eco artist

  • Agnes Pang’s elephant sculpture made of discarded plastic egg cartons joins similar work by local pupils on show at a shopping centre in Tsz Wan Shan
  • The artist-environmentalist’s upcoming solo show includes a 4m-high mural of thousands of blossoms crafted from non-biodegradable styrofoam food wrappers

Eco-artist Agnes Pang works on her elephant sculpture, made of waste plastic egg cartons covered with flowers made of supermarket packaging, at Tsz Wan Shan Shopping Centre, in Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Eco-artist Agnes Pang works on her elephant sculpture, made of waste plastic egg cartons covered with flowers made of supermarket packaging, at Tsz Wan Shan Shopping Centre, in Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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