Next time you see your old pair of worn Kumhos chucked into a pile just imagine what would happen if they were given to Korean artist Yong Ho Ji, the Michelangelo of recycled tire art.
Romero Betsabeé is a Mexican artist specializing in re-purposing automotive bits as art. His carved tires are especially interesting, not only because they look cool, but some can roll out some sick tattoo-like prints when dipped in paint.
Ever wonder what becomes of your used tires once they've served their intended purpose and been replaced? If your tires are lucky, they end up like one of these 15 fantastic pieces of used tire artwork.