ByAlain Bellino, writer at Creators.co

R2D2 is the third Star Wars sculpture I've done. As with Darth Vader, I wanted to treat future projects with an antiquated aesthetic. I'm interested by ornament revival and it's a very good subject: robots represent modernism, my interpretation represents retro-modernism.

R2D2 is the past of the future

Moreover it has been superseded by a new model in the last episode.

Process:

It's an antique bronze ornaments assemblage. Assembling by welding and paint coated finishing. It took six months on the work bench, amounting to about 400 hours of work.

Process in photos:

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