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Boulder

Versplintering

In the series Fragmentation several ideas are incorporated.

The objects are made in an art studio in Ste. Colombe sur l'Hers. This French village is 12 km from the fortress of Monts├ęgur, where in 1244 two hundred Cathars were burned at the stake because they refused to give up their convictions.

In 2001 the first images of the war in Afghanistan were transmitted by videophone and were displayed on our TV screens as groups of small 'blocks'.

Press photos like this one of a woman in a chador in a destroyed city in Afghanistan.

A sea of flames is a recurring image in our history.