For the sculptures, he uses Peroba, a kind of wood almost extinguished nowadays. The pieces he uses are originated from demolished houses or of refurbishment of old houses. Using this material he is saving them from the fire or from the waste. Using


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Jose Esteban Granero

São Paulo

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Impressed by the exuberance of the wood in Brazil and its array of tones I began to perform works of marquetry where remnants of joinery were used to mount images of native flora and fauna.
Currently, with the same theme I use the technique of the slot, thus incorporating the possibilities that the volume of wood offers. Employing manual traditional tools to perform the pieces, the sculptures are executed in beams of 6x12cm and 6x16cm, with variable heights, and then cleaned and recovered from the beams begin the process of carving.


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