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Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico, "Hard-Working Executive"

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This hard-working executive sits in front of his computer under the glare of a... more

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This hard-working executive sits in front of his computer under the glare of a desk lamp, phone always nearby. The statuette is fabulously detailed and rich in expressiveness, a feat considering that all of the components are metallic. Armando Ramírez shapes the executive with a car's spark plug for the body, pieces off a die machine for the head and wires for the arms and legs. What once was a window screen is now the keyboard, and the rest of this admirable sculpture includes upcycled sheets of metal, wires, and further pieces discarded off a die.

Ramírez does not give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.

  • 0.46 kgs
  • 1.0 lbs
  • 14 cm H x 13 cm W x 13 cm D
  • 5.5" H x 5" W x 5" D

  • Recycled metal and auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Each work is unique. Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability.
  • Promotes recycling and reduces waste
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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383

From Tucson Arizona USA

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06/18/2016

"Corporate Transformation"

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What can be more perfect than the imagination which inspires smiles of recognition?

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: son-in-law
  • Occasion: celebrating becoming CEO of a major organization

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Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

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03/08/2020

"Going to be a part of the memorabilia!"

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I actually have a relative who is a hard working executive and this was the perfect gift for him !

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Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

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12/19/2019

"Metal sculpture"

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I have ordered several of these sculptures and have been pleased with their workmanship. I have been glad to give them as gifts.

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Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

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06/30/2019

"Love this!"

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I got this for my sister-in-law who is retiring as a little side gift. Not only did it come beautifully wrapped but the piece is exceptional! The attention to detail is amazing. I could not have asked for more! What a different gift! Dont hesitate in purchasing.

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Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

From Texas

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07/17/2018

"Perfect small item for office desk."

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I also purchased the computer guy. Both very cleverly done!

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  • Guys who like unusual items

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Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

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09/24/2017

"A delight for a new or old computer guy."

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As soon as I saw this I knew I had to send it to my nephew who was getting started in a new business. He loved it. The phone and lamp made the sculpture look just like his desk with him sitting at it. I love to give these sculptures as gifts. I even have one I got for myself. The Rustic Fluitist. Frequently I check what is new, just in case, I will find some delightful item for another friend or family member would appreciate.

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A whimsical decoration on the desk of a young computerer whiz in his new business. Clever a conversation piece creative humorous

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Hard-Working Executive, Upcycled Metal and Auto Parts Sculpture from Mexico

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05/15/2020

"It was a hit!"

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Didnt know what my husband would think... He loved it! Just couldnt take his eyes off of it. Here was aa as so impressed by the workmanship and creativity of Armando Ramirez. Thank you

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05/14/2020

"Awesome art"

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Product was just as described .. and better! Amazing artwork. So creative. Fast shipping..well packaged for shipment.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Son
  • Occasion: birthday
From Alabama, USA

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05/10/2020

"Perfect for optometry school graduation"

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I bought this for my sister as a graduation gift from that to optometry school. She loves it. It has been on her desk since she started her job. It looks in perfect condition and is a great conversation starter.

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  • Decoration

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From Vancouver/Washington/USA

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05/02/2020

"So clever..."

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This is a pretty substantial piece. Surprisingly expressive. Love it.

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04/30/2020

"Awesome product!"

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Well made! Very happy! Would recommend

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From New Jersey, USA

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04/18/2020

"Fun to have!"

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It is really handsome samurai!

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Rustic Samurai II, Unique Handcrafted Recycled Metal Warrior Sculpture

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.

Armando Ramirez has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $3500 and the most recent for $4000. Proceeds were used to buy materials and also a machine for soldering his metal art.

Armando has received 1st place from the regional contest of the Jaliscience Institute of Crafts for his sculptures.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Armando's income helps pay for the education of his two daughters.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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