sculpture made from 5000+ lipstick tubes
sculpture made from 5000+ lipstick tubes sculpture made from 5000+ lipstick tubes
mar 25, 2013

sculpture made from 5000+ lipstick tubes

‘giant lipstick’ by agne art (agne kisonaite)all images courtesy of agne art


‘giant lipstick’ by agne art (agne kisonaite) is made of 5000+ used lipstick tube, measuring a height of 2.5 meters with an overall weight of 200kg. four tubes of rouge are sold every second in the world, and considering the amount of packaging left which cannot be recycled, kisonaite wanted to create something which triggered our society to think more seriously about consumerism and the types of products they are purchasing, and bring attention towards the need to reduce waste.


‘giant lipstick’video courtesy of agne art

more than 5000 lipstick tubes have been used to construct the larger than life sculpture

detail of how the lipstick is arranged


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  • pretty boring

    Mathieu says:
  • AND… .. ?

    Shahaf says:
  • …but those lipsticks are not recycled, they’re brand new! How can you complain about consumism purchasing 5000 lipsticks?

    Mirnushka says:
  • None of those lipsticks were purchased. All of them were collected from people or cosmetic stores (used or out of date).

    AgneArt says:

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