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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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491

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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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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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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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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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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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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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05/09/2021

"Great Christmas present for my son"

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Super cute and very well- made. He loved it!

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05/07/2021

"Extraordinary piece"

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I have ordered many of his pieces in the past. This one was much larger than I expected with great details, even down to individual petals.

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05/07/2021

"Excellent craftsmanship"

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I ordered this as a gift for my father-in-law, a chess enthusiast. He was impressed with the craftsmanship and creativity. Two thumbs up!

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05/03/2021

"A fun game of cards!!"

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A remarkable gift for an enthusiastic card player....thanks a million Armando for your ingenious creation!!!

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05/02/2021

"Art at its Best"

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I purchased this magnificent piece of art for my brother-in-law who is a drummer and music instructor. He actually loves it. This was the second piece of art I purchased by this Artisan, and since then have purchased several more for other family members and friends.

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From Tennessee

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05/01/2021

"Very large and impressive metal art"

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The best metal artists! They are so talented. This is truly great in a big, big way. My husband loves it.

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Hungry Crocodile, Upcycled Auto Part Sculpture of a Crocodile from Mexico

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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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