Mechanical Sculptures: Andrea Petrachi

Andrea Petrachi aka Himatic, is the creator of these amazing mechanical sculptures that have been designed out of throw-away, discarded objects. I’m left speechless at this work of art! On his website, Himatic states that he sees his work as a symbol of our out-of-control desire to buy things.

Rec 2010. 36 x 23 x 18 cm. Camera lens, lighthouse, VCR Heads, audio connectors, lamp sockets, headphones.

Rodiòn 2008. 30 x 18 x 11 cm. Radio, hinges, toys, headphones.


Seven 2012. 42 x 27 x 27 cm. Drill, lamp sockets, audio connectors, toy, kitchen tools, speakers, bike horn, table lighter.

Slim. K 2009. 31 x 17 x 12 cm. Chinese mask, microscope, hardware,lamp sockets, audio connectors, sprinklers.


Bug boy Gregor 2009. 40 x 21 x 18 cm. Drill, hardware, toys, lamp sockets

You can check out Himatic’s other work at his website.





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