Kepa Akixo, Zigor, was born in 1948 in Aretxabaleta, Guipuzcoa, in the Basque Country. In the early 1970s, he moved to Labourd, discovered poetry and published his first poetic notebooks. Until 1982, he traveled the world as a reporter photographer for major news magazines and the agency Capa Press. In 1983, when he discovered the work of Remigio Mendiburu, watching him work in his studio in Hondarribia, he decided to devote himself completely to sculpture. He then sets up his workshop in Biarritz where he lives and works. A sculptor, photographer, painter and poet, Zigor gives us the feeling of...
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