Plis et liens

Reducing the field of the visible to a surface of skin, condensing the thickness of a body in a few square centimetres. The same pattern, watched over and over, turns into a world as changing as the surface of the sky. Paying attention to the folds that seem to slit the skin. Doubling them with a rope set in a fanciful way to draw lines which redraw the displayed flesh.

Plis, general view

Plis I, oil on canvas, 30x30x5, 2005

Plis XXXIII, oil on canvas, 30x30x5, 2006

Plis XXIX, oil on canvas, 30x30x5, 2006

Liens, workshop view

Liens, general view

Liens XXII, oil on canvas, 35x27x5cm, 2012

Liens XXVIII, oil on canvas, 35x27x5cm, 2012

Bouts I-XVI, oil on canvas, 10x10x2cm, 2008