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Pictures: Artist hatched eggs as latest bizarre project

French artist Abraham Poincheval sat on eggs to make them hatch, it's not the only unusual thing he's done for art.
French Artist sat on eggs like a hen for his latest bizarre art project. He was in this special tank in a museum in Paris using his own body heat to the eggs. It took three weeks for the chicks to hatch.
Poincheval sitting on the eggs like a hen.Getty Images
Abraham Poincheval lived inside a rock for another project. He's made a name for himself by living inside things. "I say to myself, hold on, what is this object really?... Instead of distancing yourself and removing oneself from it, let's go inside and see what is really happening." Very rock and roll!
French artist Abraham Poincheval poses inside his artwork Pierre ("Stone") in Paris, France, on 22 February 2017, before entering the rock as part of his project to live inside for a weekReuters
The specially made rock had a cut out space inside for him to live in. He could breathe and eat soup and dried meats while he was in there.
French artist Abraham Poincheval poses inside his artwork Pierre ("Stone") in Paris, France, on 22 February 2017, before entering the rock as part of his project to live inside for a weekReuters
He also spent a week in an underground hole beneath a bookshop in Marseilles in France. He also once crossed the country in a completely straight line using a compass,
French artist Abraham Poincheval poses on 20 September 2012 in Marseille, southern France, before starting his artistic performance 604.800 seconds.AFP
...spent 13 days living inside a hollowed-out bear,
French artist Abraham Poincheval climbs into a fake bear on 31 March 2014 the day before starting an artistic performance in which he will spend 13 days in the bear's skin, at the Hunting and Wildlife Museum in ParisAFP
and travelled up the Rhone river inside a large plastic bottle with a cork in it
French artist Abraham Poincheval stands in a giant bottle during his performance The Bottle' 30 July 2015 in Port-Saint-Louis-du-Rhône, southern FranceAFP
Poincheval has also spent a week on top of a 20m (65-foot) pole outside Paris's Gard du Nord train station.
French artist Abraham Poincheval during a week-long stint on top of a pole outside the Gare de Lyon in Paris on 26 September 2016AFP