Archipelagos

Archipelagos — 2015.

Groups of 3 to 5 islands.
Jesmonite, metal.
110 to 120 × 13 to 37 cm.

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

If everyone's solitude is irreducible, the need of others and of interconnections are equally essential; in the same way, even though each island is independent, they are assembled in Archipelagos: their feet are in contact and intertwined, giving the impression that the structure could collapse if a foot were removed. Also, these alliances, these regrouped islands can be reconfigured and transformed, as between individuals or nations. Of the fragility and instability of relationships...

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Installation, Keitelman Gallery.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipels

Installation, Keitelman Gallery.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 1
5 islands.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 2
3 islands.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 3
5 islands.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 3,
detail.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 4
3 islands.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 4,
detail.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 5
4 islands.

Lucile Bertrand - Archipelagos

Archipelago 5,
detail.