Sketch: Trash Exchange

Where can I find Trash Exchange?

What does Trash Exchange do?

Web application for collecting and exchanging digital trash

Why does Trash Exchange exist?

Trash exchange is a web application for collecting and exchanging born-digital materials users have deemed unworthy of keeping on their machines. Through inviting its visitors to dig up their digital trash, Trash Exchange strives to create a space for sharing and displaying deleted images and screenshots with the hope of better understanding the role of curation in forming digital memories.

How can I learn more?

If you’re interested in using Trash Exchange or contributing to the project, contact us at