With recycling machine, Rockland artist plans to take carbon-neutral resolution on the road

Kim Bernard, an artist who creates sculptural installations out of recycled materials, is using a Kindling Fund grant to design and fabricate a series of machines that will turn recycled plastic into malleable material that can be used to make sculpture. She will ask members of the community to contribute to her recycle bin, seen here. Derek Davis/Staff Photographer Buy this Photo For several years, Kim Bernard struggled with the personal ethics of her art practice. She preached reuse, reduce and recycle in her personal life, but didn’t always achieve that goal in her work. “I was thinking about how I buy art supplies and create art with it, which is raw materials turned into something else. With my encaustic work, I use a heat gun and a butane torch, venting heat and fumes outside,” she said. “I had a moral dilemma with all of that.” As much as possible over time, Bernard has integrated recycled materials like bowling balls, inner tubes and ocean debris into her art, and beginning Jan. 1, she pledged to use only recyclables in her art and work toward becoming a carbon-neutral artist and resident. “My goal is to stop using raw materials in my work, to reduce, reuse, recycle in m...

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