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Gold of Africa II

October 2012

Intervention on the great dike of Marseille.

The golden adhesive of Or d'Afrique tends to make the monumental concrete cubes of the dike disappear, at the same time as it underlines their existence and implies the tragic stories of crossings and shipwrecks. Gold (from Africa) then becomes both the beacon that signals danger and the coveted wealth that blinds. 

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