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Tinkering Tinkerer: Jeremy Mayer

Jeremy Mayer
A person with glasses working on a mechanical object in a workshop setting.

“I try to work with real anatomy as closely as you can with typewriter components.”

Jeremy Mayer disassembles typewriters of all vintages then reassembles the components into mostly life-scale human and animal forms. Jeremy's Website

No wiring, soldering, gluing, or welding is done to put these assemblages together; all construction of his work is painstakingly done only with parts that come from typewriters. Jeremy lives and works in Oakland, CA.





Jeremy’s interview at Open MAKE: Trash