Sami Havia Gives Old Tapes New Purpose

By: Francis Tiangson - Published: Feb 9, 2011   Updated: Aug 11 2011 • References: samihavia & mymodernmet
The artwork of Sami Havia uses old cassette tapes, giving them a new life in a world that has already forgotten about their existence. Recreating some iconic album covers, he pays homage to the tapes' contribution in spreading music.

If you constantly had your Sony Walkman attached to your ears, you'd probably be able to name more than a few of the album covers that Sami Havia has painted on the cassettes.

Implications - As opposed to using highly priced materials in product designs or promotions, cost-conscious companies should consider the use of inexpensive objects. Despite the fact that these cassette tape artwork uses inexpensive cassette tapes as an artistic medium, the art still appears valuable and luxurious in nature. Stats for Cassette Tape Artwork Trending: Older & Average
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