Pinkhas is a French contemporary artist whose atypical (to say the least) life path includes a doctorate in medicine and drama training. Most recently, he has developed a series of conceptual works with the gold ingot as a recurrent element.
Featured image: Pinkhas - Pez - Superman (detail). Resin sculpture containing a gold ingot 999.9 / 1000 of 5 gr. 99 x 20 x 20 cm. This piece is unique. Photo courtesy Samhart Gallery