Edouard Martinet

Artist Biography: Edouard Martinet was born in Le Mans, France in 1963 he studied art at ESAG, Paris and graduated in 1988. From 1988 to 1992 he lived and worked in Paris as a graphic designer, and in 1990 started sculpting and staging exhibitions. From 1992 to 1995 he lived in Charente before moving to his current location in Rennes where he teaches art at L'Institut des Arts Appliques

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25 x 33 x 19 cm 9 3/4" x 13" x 7 1/2" (height x length x depth) EYES: small bike headlights
BODY: aluminium flask
MOUTH: part of a purse, part of a carburettor
ON THE TOP OF THE HEAD: Solex fender
REAR LEGS: car bumper stops
FORE LEGS: two headlights, part of a trumpet
FINGERS: gardening hoe