While we all know the saying “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” in this instance, one man’s trash is another man’s totally incredible eyewear. In Kenya’s capital of Nairobi, Cyrus Kabiru can be found rummaging through electronic and metal refuse, searching for the perfect materials to fashion his amazing eyewear, sometimes creating an accessory that’s big enough and wild enough to completely transform the wearer’s face. His work is sculptural and conceptual, and in Kabiru’s mind, it embodies the spirit of the young generations in Kenya. See his incredible work below.
Kenyan Artist Is Creating Dazzling Eyewear, And He’s Doing With It A Surprising Material. April 1, 2023