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Don’t chuck away those polystyrene blocks encasing your new computer. Give them to former Royal College of Art student Charles Hadcock, a sculptor who uses them to make metal casts. Hadcock also fishes out items from gutters and skips, and finds inspiration in cast-off engineering products. They may still bear a hint of someone’s old cooker, but Hadcock turns them into architecture for scenes such as The Feast in the House of Levi – after Veronese, the painted aluminium sculpture pictured here. Other works also feature inexplicable names, such as Eikonostasion. His exhibition, Investigating Multiples, is showing at Reed’s Wharf Gallery in London until 24 May.

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