Portuguese, 20th – 21st century, male.
Born 1954, in Lisbon.
Sculptor of assemblages, installation artist.
Rui Sanches was a pupil at Goldsmith's College of Art in London and at Yale University in the USA. He lives and works in Lisbon. His works gather together and juxtapose geometric elements attributed to the composition of classical paintings or to the exhibition site, and fragmentary, organic elements such as parts of the human body, heads, trunks and animal paws....