A Newspaper Receptacle for Chicago

With its alien green style, this is one of the more unusual entries in a competition sponsored by the AIA Young Architects Forum of Chicago. The challenge was to design a recycling receptacle for the city. This receptacle was built to integrate itself with the existing trash cans, and emphasizes reusing newspapers, over just recycling. The newspapers are temporarily stowed in the holes of the green structure. There's more information in this article. Via: Daily Dose of Architecture