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

Grasshopper 2 (SOLD)

Wings: Moped chain guards
Abdomen: Bike fender, Dolex fender and old toys
Rear legs: Bike forks
Forelegs: Bike brakes
Ends of legs: Plugs for plaster walls
Thorax and head: Pieces of cars and bikes
Antennae: Bike spokes
41 x 85 x 22 cm 16 1/4" x 33 1/2" x 8 3/4" (height x length x depth)