Garbage bag is one of Chim↑Pom’s very significant motifs. The execution varies from using Mikage stone (typical stone used for grave-marker in Japan) or balloons. They have created performance videos where members of Chim↑Pom collect polluted air in a plastic garbage bag in various cities.
"Gold Experience" 2012
An installation work of a gigantic balloon shaped as a garbage bag. People that are attracted to play inside let themselves to become the garbage, transforming its installation site into a scaled-up dumpsite.
"Garbage Tomb" 2013
Black garbage bag is a motif that Chim↑Pom uses frequently. This work is made from granite and garbage collected from a hole dug from Aoyama cemetery, and is installed as a gravestone.