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…keys can also inspire artists? American Ned Garnhart uses them in surprising and imaginative ways for his polychrome pictures and collages. He has always been fascinated by keys and soon had the idea of turning them into wind sculptures and other 3D artworks. A passionate hoarder, Ned amassed a large collection of several hundred keys, many of them originally produced by our North American subsidiary Ilco. He decided to use them to make art when his step-daughter Jill asked him exactly what he intended to do with all the keys she had found in his house…