Collateral Damages

Collateral Damages — 2014.

Fine pen felt on satin cotton.
Triptych: 2 × (99 × 33,5 cm) (38.32 × 13.3 in)
+ 1 × (99 × 40 cm) (38.32 × 15.3 in).
Large frame: 120 × 83 cm (47.3 × 32.43 in).
Pink salon: 280 cm (110 in) × various widths.

Solo exhibition No Man Is An Island,
Keitelman Gallery, Brussels, 2016.

Solo exhibition Tu te souviens ?,
Maison des Arts de Schaerbeek, Brussels, 2014.

In 2014, for the exhibition Tu te souviens ? (Do you remember?), the existing pink fabric covering the walls has been covered with a fuchsia satin cotton, on which a frieze of piled corpses was drawn at eye level. Here

Some parts of the fabric has been recovered and framed. Here

“Force (...) transforms a man into a thing in the most literal sense as it transforms it into a corpse. There was someone, and, a moment later, there is non one.” Simone Weil, The Iliad or the Poem of Force, 1941.

Lucile Bertrand - Dommages collatéraux

Exhibition No Man Is An Island,
Keitelman Gallery.

Lucile Bertrand - Dommages collatéraux

Exhibition Tu te souviens,
Maison des Arts de Schaerbeek.

Lucile Bertrand - Dommages collatéraux

Exhibition Tu te souviens,
Maison des Arts de Schaerbeek.

Lucile Bertrand - Dommages collatéraux

Detail.

Lucile Bertrand - Dommages collatéraux

Detail.

Lucile Bertrand - Dommages collatéraux

Detail.