upcycling

Upcycling means the usage of abandoned materials to create something new. Dominik Jais uses high tech waste to create art, mostly hard drive parts, floppy disks and circuit boards.

are you here? series by dominik Jais - pcb styled print on pc - contemporary abstract art

are you here?

2015
35 x 50 cm

Are you here is contemporary abstract art made of an old computer case.

Fill the EmptySpace - interactive 3.5 floppy disk sculpture by artist Dominik Jais

The freedom of choice

2011

The interactive sculpture tackles the question of surrogate religion.

Do you remember snow - music cassette cases sculpture by Dominik Jais

Do you remember snow

2011
30x11x25

“(How) Do you remember snow” is about how I remember snow.
“Do you remember snow” is about recycling materials used in media.

old mc cases made a lamp - interactive sculpture made of abandoned materials

this aint manhattan

2012
45 x 20 x 20 cm

“This aint Manhattan” is a 3 layer interactive sculpture - a tower made of MC cases.

yet another floppy disc cube - 3 x 3 floppy disks

yet another floppy disc cube

2012
35 x 35 x 35 cm

Als ich den Dross noch im schaltWerk Elektroniklabor hängen hatte wurde ich von jedem der die Skulptur interessant fand gefragt ob es sich dabei... Read more

Upcylcing ufo - Less 04 lamp by artist Dominik Jais

Less 04

2012

Less 04 ist eine Deckenlampe zum Thema "weniger ist mehr". Genutzt werden LEDs wobei nur 3 der 4 freien Steckplätze belegt werden.

Less 01

2012

Less 01 ist eine Deckenlampe zum Thema "weniger ist mehr". Genutzt werden LEDs wobei nur 2 der 3 freien Steckplätze belegt werden.

Datenautobahn - floppy discs installation by Dominik JaisDatenautobahn - zu sehen ist der unfertige Dross

Datenautobahn

2012
110 x 110 x 110 cm

Datenautobahn war eine temporäre Installation im Kleinen Theater Essen für den ersten Essener Artwalk 2012.

Zum Himmel sie streben - Neodym contemporary sculpture by Dominik Jais

Dem Himmel so nah

2012

HD Neodym magnets (made of Neodymium - Lanthanides) that strong that the sculpture stands all by itself.

circuit sculpture lamp - less 03 - by Dominik Jais

Less 03

2012

Less 03 ist eine Skulptur zum Thema "weniger ist mehr", welche auch als Deckenlampe genutzt werden kann.

Hanged - detail view - Hard drive installation by Dominik Jais

Hanged

2012

Bei "Hanged" werden OpenData Informationen genutzt.

Play the world - Floppy Disk installation by Artist Dominik Jais

Play the world

2012

When is enough enough, or in other words: How much does the world cost?

Wandbluem - 3,5 floppy disc sculpture by artist Dominik JaisWandbluem - 3,5 floppy disc sculpture by artist Dominik Jais

Wandblume

2013

"Wandblume" is floppy disc sculpture made of several 3.5" floppy discs.

disk light - floppy disk sculpture - by artist dominik jais

disk light

2012

a sculpture made out of floppy disks and some special glass. The light comes from LEDs.

Fill the EmptySpace - interactive 3.5 floppy disk sculpture by artist Dominik Jais

Fill the EmptySpace

2013
3 x 1 m

Fill the EmptySpace is an interactive floppy disc sculpture made out of 3.5" floppy discs. The floppies form words.

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Floppy Disc Sculpture by Dominik Jais

Dross

2009

Dross is one of my Floppy Disk sculptures. It's from 2009 and was the one of the first sculptures I did using 3.5"... Read more

hard drive circuit board lamp

hard drive circuit board lamp

2013
about 20x20x10cm

134D

2011

134D is from the Leetspeak and means "Lead".