Dead End

Dead End — 1998.

Wood, wire mesh, paper, pigments.
120 × 150 × 90 cm high (4 × 5 × 3 ft).

Dead End was made in response to the genocide in Rwanda in 1994: many feet of various sizes are stacked on a table, whose surface recalls the marshes mud in which the victims tried to escape from the perpetrators.

Lucile Bertrand - Dead End

Lucile Bertrand - Dead End

Detail.