Stephane Halleux is a Belgian sculptor whose quirky mechanical characters influenced the award-winning animation Mr. Hublot, directed by Laurent Witz & Alexandre Espigares of ZEILT Productions.
http://www.stephanehalleux.com/EN/stephane-halleux

The full 11 minute short is unfortunately rather difficult to find online, but an art book is available. Additional info can be found on the ZEILT website.

WEBSITE: https://www.zeiltproductions.com/