ivano vitali is an ecologist, sculptor and performer who creates with newspaper yarn!

ivano vitali is an ecologist, sculptor and performer who creates with newspaper yarn!

In his works he uses printed paper, newspaper in particular, which he transforms into yarn! He then knits, crochets and/or weaves it into vests, cardigans, wedding dresses and tapestries!

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Visit his ivano vitali’s web site, “Zero Impact Global Art“.

About The Author

Danielle

Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more.

2 Comments

  1. But, can you wear it in the rain? Or must it all be for inside use? Wonder if “yarn” is plyable? Or only good for lampshades, curtains and the like?

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  2. Really happy to see you sharing this artist’s work. I’ve written about him several times on Crochet Concupiscence and really love what he does for so many reasons!

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