Iraqi artists turn trash into treasure

Artists find innovative ways to revive a country torn by many years of war and unrest.

    Years of war and unrest have caused many Iraqis to look for a new life elsewhere.

    But some artists who have stayed at home are managing to convert trash to artistic treasure.

    Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf reports from Baghdad.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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