A Transformer Even Autobots Would Approve Of

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What do you do with that old car that is gathering dust in your garage, simply because it carries too many memories? Craft it into a . . . . . . Transformer of course! This impressive 2-meter tall, 90kg (186lbs) specimen made from an old car, is the genius work of Nikola Nikolav, a Bulgarian artist who specializes in recycling household items that are lying around for nostalgic reasons.

The transformer is sculpted from pieces of an old Lada Samara Diva that have been welded together in the shape of a robot. Impressive as it looks, this Autobot does not move, nor can it 'transform' back to a car.

Nikola's company Studio Re-Creation has performed many such amazing transformations in the past. When an architect couldn't part with his Eames chairs, he converted them into beautiful functioning lamps. Then there is 'Alice', a beautiful open cabinet made from unused furniture that includes a baby bed, an umbrella and a table.

Nikola discovered his artistic calling quite accidentally. While working as a dishwasher to make ends meet, he accumulated the pieces from broken dishes and turned them into works of art. He enjoyed it so much that upon graduating from Amsterdam's Sanberg Institute in 2002, he established Studio Re-Creation to create objects through which memories can be preserved forever!

Source: studiorecreation.com

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  • DOGMANFriday, February 19, 2016 at 8:12 am
    AWESOME
    • dogmanMonday, December 14, 2015 at 7:02 am
      awesome
      • halloween
        halloweenSunday, June 28, 2015 at 3:00 pm
        amazing
        • shivi483
          shivi483Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 1:27 am
          That so creative looks really real the tranformer awesome
          • k18ffdTuesday, February 3, 2015 at 8:19 am
            neat
            • best Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 6:25 am
              that is so cooool and creative. ccccooooollll
              • bestThursday, January 8, 2015 at 7:56 am
                cool
                • peacheslarue
                  peacheslarueSaturday, November 1, 2014 at 10:20 am
                  Neat!
                  • mkim3
                    mkim3Friday, July 11, 2014 at 7:13 am
                    cool
                    • awsomeMonday, April 21, 2014 at 10:13 am
                      so cool