While we remain intrigued by the abandoned treasures discovered through urban exploration, Urban Ghosts has always been a strong advocate of adaptive reuse, imaginative conversions and the various component categories of recycling. Check out this abandoned piano transformed into a nasturtium garden, now serving as a framework for flowers rather than another unwanted household object dumped in the landfill.

Of course, not all are so lucky: these abandoned pianos may look sad, but there’s something compelling about them.