Junk to Funk

Upcoming Events

Single Use Disposible Art Installation

Mid August through October

SW 9th and Morrison Downtown Portland


ReUse ConEx

October 20th, details TBD


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Junk to Funk is now a

sponsored project of Fractured

Atlas, a non-profit arts service

organization.  Contributions for the

purposes of Junk to Funk must be

made payable to Fractured Atlas and
are tax-deductible to the extent

permitted by law.

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The Chief Instigator

Lindsey Newkirk is the co-founder and 'Chief Instigator' of Junk to Funk.  She started the Junk to Funk Recycled Fashion Show Contest in 2006 because she thought the concept would be a good fit for Portland; mixing sustainability, fashion, art and a little bit of weird.  Click to read more.

The House of Trashion

The Junk to Funk's House of Trashion is comprised of the most frequently participating and highly talented designers whose creativity and passion for change also helps to steer the direction and growth of Junk to Funk.  Meet the Individuals that make up the House of Trashion.


The Junk to Funk Trashioneers are the designers, teachers, volunteers and interns that are involved in Junk to Funk on a regular basis.  It's because of these talented and dedicated individuals that Junk to Funk exists.  See who's involved.

Advisory Committe

The Junk to Funk Advisory Committee is comprised of professionals working in business, marketing, design, art, sustainability and government.  The team provides guidance and mentorship in the development of Junk to Funk.  Meet the team.