Philippe UG studied at the Academy of Arts in Paris and uses illustration, printmaking, design, and paper engineering in his artworks. He is the author of Funny Birds (Prestel).
"French paper-engineering wizard Phillipe Ug's simple story of retooling corroded robots gets all the gears moving again in another impressive popup." "Metro Kids South Jersey"" "A delightful glimpse into the inner workings, movement and emotion of a hapless robot. . . Quirky and inspiring, this book shows why pop-up art appeals to adults and children alike." --San Diego Family Magazine