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Janusz Urbanski holds matchsticks as he makes a new sculpture in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbanski holds matchsticks as he makes a new sculpture in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbanski holds matchsticks as he makes a new sculpture in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Janusz Urbansk glues matchsticks to make a new sculpture in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbansk glues matchsticks to make a new sculpture in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbansk glues matchsticks to make a new sculpture in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Janusz Urbansk looks on as he sits among his matchstick sculptures in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbansk looks on as he sits among his matchstick sculptures in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbansk looks on as he sits among his matchstick sculptures in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Sculptures made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski are pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Sculptures made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski are pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Sculptures made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski are pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Janusz Urbanski holds empty matchstick boxes used to make sculptures at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbanski holds empty matchstick boxes used to make sculptures at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbanski holds empty matchstick boxes used to make sculptures at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A replica of Holy Spirit Church in Ruda Slaska made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of Holy Spirit Church in Ruda Slaska made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of Holy Spirit Church in Ruda Slaska made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A replica of Golden Gate Bridge made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of Golden Gate Bridge made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of Golden Gate Bridge made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A replica of mine shaft made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of mine shaft made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of mine shaft made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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The Holy Spirit Church is pictured in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

The Holy Spirit Church is pictured in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

The Holy Spirit Church is pictured in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A replica of the truck made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of the truck made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A replica of the truck made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A guitar made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A guitar made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A guitar made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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Janusz Urbanski holds a matchstick replica of mine shaft in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbanski holds a matchstick replica of mine shaft in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Janusz Urbanski holds a matchstick replica of mine shaft in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A closeup view of matchsticks forming a sculpture made by Janusz Urbanski in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A closeup view of matchsticks forming a sculpture made by Janusz Urbanski in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A closeup view of matchsticks forming a sculpture made by Janusz Urbanski in his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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A chessboard made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A chessboard made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

A chessboard made from matchsticks by Janusz Urbanski is pictured at his flat in Ruda Slaska, Poland May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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