He was a cubic meter of wood

He was a cubic meter of wood


264 x 17 cm
Stere wood, varnish, rope, plastic net.

  • Description of the work

    He was a cubic meter of wood is part of the Before I was a tree collection . The work deals with the artist's gaze towards human waste and more particularly here, the overconsumption of certain trees, as firewood.

    It was in 2018 that François Xavier Laloi produced this work with the aim of buying a cubic meter of wood intended to be burned, reduced to ashes to return to a semblance of a tree by placing the logs one above the other for the get back on track. There again, there is no question of finding the tree itself, but a metaphorical image of what it was one day ago.

    This is a unique piece produced in 1 single copy.

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