This artwork was last updated 607 days ago.
Dimensions: 103cm (H) x 120cm (W) x 22cm (D) / 40.6" (H) x 47.2" (W) x 8.7" (D)
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About the art
Proposition Numéro Un is a five tiers bookcase, and the first iteration of a reflection on the Art of stacking. It contends with the flatness we created for ourselves in order to keep things still. As an extension of architecture, the shelves display and compose, in a protected shelter, the material sum of our being. They present us face to face with the belongings we collected, chose to keep in sight, or expose to our guests. They are still lives until we come to interact. In the perimeter of our extended arms, it is an exercise in balance. The Art of stacking plays with functionality within that space.
In walac’s quest for abstract domesticity to forge uncanny practicalities within our everyday lives and to push away the generic lines of economic production, the project digs into painting and sculpture to explore storage and display. With the composition and arrangement of shapes opening up new dimensions, both for the mind and body, it gives a stage for objects to flirt with abstraction and arrange intimate portraits.
Hometown: Le Cannet
Based in: Glasgow, United Kingdom
While chasing abstract domesticity and industrial surrealism, Walac focuses on deploying theatricality in spaces through materials and shapes. Her work spans sculpture, drawings, furniture, installations, and poetry. She is interested in the living relationship between the body, architecture, and objects/furniture. Both organic and geometric, her works convene playful darkness and …
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