Re-purposed / Re-seen is an exhibition in two parts and highlihgts the art of recycling. Artists utilize common objects and transform this refuse into works of art. In Re-purposed, traditional techniques such as collage, painting and assemblage are used and unusual materials such as coat hangers, magazines, clock parts, fence posts are included. Artists participating are Dennis Aufiery, Inna Babaeva, Steve Blackwood, Nicole Galluccio, Bertrand Jubert, Sandra Kuba, Deborah Meisel and Rose Shaw.
For the second part, Re-seen, the Cultural Council collaborated with Resource Depot, a local nonprofit organization whose mission is to support local educators and their students through the practice of creative reuse. Using discarded VHS cassette tapes offered at Resource Depot, artists living or working in Palm Beach County were asked to create a work of art for a juried display.