top of page

Subsitutions

Mangrove

2001 - Médiathèque, Juvisy sur Orge (FR)

2001 - Centre d’Art Contemporain- Istres (FR)

2001 - Mangrove - 1/3
2001 - Mangrove - 1/3

press to zoom
2001 - Mangrove - 2/3
2001 - Mangrove - 2/3

Chlorophytum plants clone naturally. The stolons produced by each mother-plant take root in a network of tubing supplied with water and fertiliser. Each new plant joining the network thereby contributes to the exponential growth of the whole.

press to zoom
2001 - Mangrove détail - 3/3
2001 - Mangrove détail - 3/3

chlorophytums in pots, plastic's tubes and curtains, water, fertilizer, grafting putty, wooden structure. 265 x 358 x372 cm

press to zoom
2001 - Mangrove - 1/3
2001 - Mangrove - 1/3

press to zoom
1/3
mangrove

Chlorophytum plants clone naturally. The stolons produced by each mother-plant take root in a network of tubing supplied with water and fertiliser. Each new plant joining the network thereby contributes to the exponential growth of the whole.

potted chlorophytum, plastic curtain, plastic tube , water, fertilizer, grafting putty, wooden structure

265 x 358 x372 cm

vert printemps

Vert printemps

1998 - Galerie Emmanuel Javogue, Paris, (FR)

1998 - Vert printemps - 1/3
1998 - Vert printemps - 1/3

A floral motif graces a fake window-front, made for the occasion. As the flowers, originally white, take on the colour of the ink they imbibe, they are poisoned by it – a glorification of their demise.

press to zoom
1998 - Vert printemps - 2/3
1998 - Vert printemps - 2/3

Spring’s green-1998- detail (roses)- E. Javogue gallery, Paris

press to zoom
1998 - Vert printemps - 3/3
1998 - Vert printemps - 3/3

White flowers, glass, metal, water and drawing ink, time

press to zoom
1998 - Vert printemps - 1/3
1998 - Vert printemps - 1/3

A floral motif graces a fake window-front, made for the occasion. As the flowers, originally white, take on the colour of the ink they imbibe, they are poisoned by it – a glorification of their demise.

press to zoom
1/3

general view -Galerie E. Javogue, Paris

A floral motif graces a fake window-front, made for the occasion.
As the flowers, originally white, take on the colour of the ink they imbibe, they are poisoned by it – a glorification of their demise.

White flowers, glass, metal,  water and drawing ink, time

Joutes
2005 - Dedans/Dehors, Château La Caze, lot et Garonne, (FR)

joutes
2005 - Joutes - 1/5
2005 - Joutes - 1/5

Small cacti set into inflatable armbands float at random, according to whatever chance situation arises.

press to zoom
2005 - Joutes - 2/5
2005 - Joutes - 2/5

Joutes-2005 château La Caze- Lot/Garonne

press to zoom
2005 - Joutes - 5/5
2005 - Joutes - 5/5

Joutes-2005 château La Caze- Lot/Garonne

press to zoom
2005 - Joutes - 1/5
2005 - Joutes - 1/5

Small cacti set into inflatable armbands float at random, according to whatever chance situation arises.

press to zoom
1/5

Small cacti set into inflatable armbands float at random, according to whatever chance situation arises.

swimmingpool, small cacti, inflatable armbands, water, sinker.

spectre

Spectre
2004 - Les environnementales,  Tecomah, Jouy en Josas, (FR)
2005 - Maison du Danemark-Paris, Exposition
Forget me not

2004 - Spectre-1/8
2004 - Spectre-1/8

Les Environnementales- parc de Tecomah –HEC- Jouy-en-Josas ©photo D.Eskenasi

press to zoom
2004 - Spectre - 2/8
2004 - Spectre - 2/8

Spectre is a small pavilion, a folly (1) in the park. It is a place to meditate on the passing of time. From day to day, a rainbow spectrum of colours – just like the spectre of death – appears in an intensely hued blaze of glory.

press to zoom
2005 - Spectre - 4/4
2005 - Spectre - 4/4

Spectre -2005 maison du Danemark-Paris Exposition Forget me not

press to zoom
2004 - Spectre-1/8
2004 - Spectre-1/8

Les Environnementales- parc de Tecomah –HEC- Jouy-en-Josas ©photo D.Eskenasi

press to zoom
1/12
arbres

Spectre is a small pavilion, a folly (1) in the park. It is a place to meditate on the passing of time. From day to day, a rainbow spectrum of colours – just like the spectre of death – appears in an intensely hued blaze of glory.

(1) architectural meaning of the word.

2004, Spectre Pavilion
glass, metal, fresh cut white flowers, water, ink
2005,
Spectre Wall
glass, metal, fresh cut white flowers, water, ink

Arbres
2001 - Atelier + CAC Istres

2001 - Arbres - 2/4
2001 - Arbres - 2/4

atelier Air pump, water and drawing ink, plastic, white flowers Variable dimensions

press to zoom
2001 - Arbres - 1/4
2001 - Arbres - 1/4

atelier White flowers are installed at the tips of a 'circuit' of plastic tubes forming a palm-leaf motif. An air pump forces through a mixture of water and drawing ink to be absorbed by the flowers. The dye kills them.

press to zoom
2001- Arbres - 4/4
2001- Arbres - 4/4

CAC Istres White flowers are installed at the tips of a 'circuit' of plastic tubes forming a palm-leaf motif. An air pump forces through a mixture of water and drawing ink to be absorbed by the flowers. The dye kills them.

press to zoom
2001 - Arbres - 2/4
2001 - Arbres - 2/4

atelier Air pump, water and drawing ink, plastic, white flowers Variable dimensions

press to zoom
1/4

White flowers are installed at the tips of a 'circuit' of plastic tubes forming a palm-leaf motif.
An air pump forces through a mixture of water and drawing ink to be absorbed by the flowers. The dye kills them.

Air pump, water and drawing ink, plastic, white flowers

Variable dimensions

Pyromane

Le pyromane
1995 - Atelier

1995-lepyromane-2-JLB
1995-lepyromane-2-JLB

The needles on a Christmas tree are all gradually replaced by matchsticks. 1995 Potted fir, matchsticks, grafting putty

press to zoom
1996-lepyromane-1-JLB
1996-lepyromane-1-JLB

press to zoom
1995-lepyromane-2-JLB
1995-lepyromane-2-JLB

The needles on a Christmas tree are all gradually replaced by matchsticks. 1995 Potted fir, matchsticks, grafting putty

press to zoom
1/2

The needles on a Christmas tree are all gradually replaced by matchsticks.

Potted Christmas tree, matchsticks, grafting putty

bottom of page