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The Castle, 2014 n n The Paradise, 2014 m Inatallation Night, 2014 Drawings, paper, light, collectiv m Inatallation m Installation Textiles, fibers, fabrics are socially meaningful, just as their cut is functionally significant. Both dimensions of pomp and dress are determined all at once by the status of the individual who wears it, as well as by one’s occupation in society. My installations are set in various spaces — the train car used by former Presidents (potus), forests, streets, cathedrals — and offer stark contrasts with conventional ideas, thereby forcing viewers to realize that what is not seen is greater than what is seen. n BLACK RENAISSANCE NOIRE Les infortunes de Madame D., 2013 Acrylic canvas 90cm by 100cm n 125 o