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

Red Ant

45 x 29 x 36 cm 17 3/4" x 11 1/2" x 14 1/4" (height x length x depth) ABDOMEN: bike or motorcycle headlight
THORAX: sauce spoon, shoetree
UNDER THORAX: car bumper stop, bike headlight, car parts
HEAD: two indicators from an old 50’s car, engine part
EYES: bike rear lights
ANTENNAE: chains
LEGS: cream chargers, wire strainers, brake parts, chains, uniform buttons, spoon handles