françois beaurain

 

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decommissioned

Monrovia, Liberia, 2013

"decommissioned" is a series of sculptures exclusively made out of decommissioned AK47 top covers from the Liberian civil wars.

This work is done with the help of Manfred Zbrzezny from Fyrkuna (www.fyrkuna.com).

 

Sails - 60 cm

AK47, liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, Monrovia, sculpture, civil war

 

 

 

 

 

Fractal - 80 cm

AK47, liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, Monrovia, sculpture, civil war

 

 

Rose window- 80 cm

AK47, liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, Monrovia, sculpture, civil war

 

 

 

 

 

 

wave- 50 cm

AK47, liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, Monrovia, sculpture, civil war

 

War Mask 1- 80 cm

AK47, Liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, war mask, african mask, sculpture, civil war, decommissioned weapons

 

 

 

 

 

 

War mask 2- 50 cm

AK47, Liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, war mask, african mask, sculpture, civil war, decommissioned weapons

 

 

 

 

War mask 3 - 50cm

 

AK47, Liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, war mask, african mask, sculpture, civil war, decommissioned weapons

 

 

 

 

War Mask 4 - 50cm

AK47, Liberia, fyrkuna, blacksmith, war mask, african mask, sculpture, civil war, decommissioned weapons

 

Make love not war - 20 cm

sextoy, sex, toy, war, weapon, ak47, make love, beaurain, liberia, monrovia