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 Wasp

34 x 57 x 28 cm 13 1/2" x 22 1/2" x 11" (height x length x depth) BODY: two bike headlights, cake tins, autoscope, Bakelite medical instruments
THORAX: bike headlight pieces, typewriter bells
WINGS: propelling pencils, glass
LEGS: cream chargers, soup spoon handles, bike brake parts, bike chains
HEAD, EYES: two bike rear lights
ANTENNAE: chains