Artist Makes Luxury Home in a Dumpster

Laura Goldstein



The first time we saw this, via Curbed, we weren't sure it was for real. Maybe this Berkeley dude was having us on, we thought, or making an elaborate point about the current state of the housing market. But artist Gregory Kloehn sounds pretty serious when he explains why he built a luxury residence in a dumpster. "I was trying to deconstruct what a home can be," he says in the video below, "how you can turn different objects into a home."