7.5 Square Meters of Border


Part of the “Vent des forêt” art installation series
forest in Meuse, 2004, iron, 81 x 82 x 280 cm

Roughly 200 bars (each 17mm diameter) form a column which is extruded from the geographic shape of France, although this form is not immediately obvious.
From the outside the piece resembles a typical load-bearing column. Nevertheless, the interior space constitutes a cage which is neither accessible nor visible.