In the below work, the symbolic meaning of the place takes shape through a young girl drawing a sculpture of Korean artist Lim Dong-Mak. Point Growth, speaks of a nature balanced between strength and fragility, a metaphoric narrative introducing the role of greening in cities. The young girl drawing leads to question how art may help greening cities to reinvent the soulless urban environment of the background.
At D0, Takis “light trees” of the background are inexorably linked to their urban grid. Though said to be “trees”, their emotionless aesthetic opposes the subtlety of Point growth drawn by the young girl at D+. More to read here
Shooting place: Paris, France