Survival of the Fittest
«Glory» / Galerie Charlot 2016
This work is a lighthearted reflection on how to get ahead in life, and what lurks beneath the skin of those who do. A model skyscraper stands silent and empty before the visitor, its lurid windows glowing and its workers gone for the night. But a small video player reveals one ambitious executive still going about his business in the penthouse suite. Although he gives the appearance of a CEO in total control, a telescope mounted in front of the building exposes the truth. When the visitor looks through it they see the raging beast within, the ultimate secret of his success.
is infinite does it matter?
Cruelty that’s casual is the most disturbing of all.
We make our own memories, ring by ring, until the day comes when we,
too, are uprooted.
element among its geometric ones.
sprinkle a bit of this or that, and you can cook up whatever
But even in darkness threads of light are visible, in paper and ink.
that produces towers like melodies in a set of musical variations.
A true hands-on experience…
instead of scaling the walls from without, doesn’t mean
you’re any less of a beast.
Payback takes on a life of its own, ceaselessly feeding upon itself.