4 Artists Creating with Clutter

Posted on Jun 4 2014 - 7:39pm by Garret Stembridge

To you, it looks like an attic filled with junk; to an artist, it’s a masterpiece waiting to happen. To you, it looks like a bunch of storage boxes; to an artist, it’s beautifully organized chaos. For a bit of creative inspiration, here are four artists who have created with clutter.

1. Michael Johansson

Clutter Artwork - Michael Johansson








Tetris meets your storage unit.


2. Ursus Wehrli

Artwork Clutter - Ursus Wehrli

Artwork Clutter 2 - Ursus Wehrli







Ah, that’s better. If you’ve ever thought daily life was too disorganized, you’ll be relieved to see everyday objects sorted by size, color, and shape.


3. Michelangeo Pistoletto

Clutter Artwork - Michelangeo Pistoletto







That pile of clothes on your floor doesn’t seem so massive anymore, does it?


4. Song Dong

Hoarding Artwork - Song Dong






One woman’s hoarding is another woman’s treasure.

Garret Stembridge

About Garret Stembridge

Social Media and Content Marketing Manager
Extra Space Storage

With a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Utah, Garret came into the self storage business after hearing of an open position at Extra Space Storage. As an important member of the internet marketing team, Garret focuses on optimizing the customer experience to ensure each customer finds the storage facility and unit that is right for them.

When he's not scouring the internet at work, Garret spends much of his time outdoors where he is often hunting, fishing, or taking care of his established beehives. Garret also enjoys watching sports and traveling to other countries when he can get time away from work.