“REX” — UPCYCLED AMERICANA SCULPTURE
UPCYCLED COMPONENTS: Head Mixed Drink Aerator and Pourer (Italian Circa 1970s) and Gas Valve (Circa 1980s); Eyes / Cuff Links (Circa 1950s); Body & Neck / Rexall Drugs Antiseptic Surgical Powder Tin (Circa 1960s); Hands / Muller Electrical Clamps (Circa 1980s); Arms / Automotive Springs and Bolts; Shoulders Automotive Spacers and Clock Cogs; Legs & Feet / Springs, Automotive Spacers, and Bolts; Base / Folley Stainless Steel Measuring Cup
DIMENSIONS: 9.5″ Tall by 7″ Wide by 4″ Deep
ABOUT THE ARTIST: Matt Swenson is the dude behind Djonk (“yonk”)—Swedish for junk. He turns vintage curiosities and advertising propaganda into sculptures, by pairing disparate objects to make something totally new. Matt is also the founder of MnArtTruck.