Created by Amy Atkins and Mika Turnbull with support from Zoe Higgins.

TRASHED is a roaming performance art piece. It’s a full sized Leatherback Turtle puppet soon to be adorned with ocean trash sourced from the Wellington Harbour.

Amy Atkins puppeteering a full size Leatherback Turtle puppet on Cuba Street. The Turtle is suspended in the air above Amy's head.

TRASHED was created to raise awareness about Product Stewardship, commercial waste, and the endangered Leatherback Turtles that come to our shores in Aotearoa.

This artwork can be booked for school visits, festivals, and events in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Flick us an email to enquire.

Images by Thomas Kay