........Helena Papadopoulos Gallery

Claire Fontaine
Consumption, November 11-January 15, 2011
Press release

For the inaugural exhibition at Helena Papadopoulos Gallery Claire Fontaine deploys a reflection around contemporary living conditions, where consumption has become not only our main activity but also our personal destiny; at the point where a life that refuses to consume and to get consumed has a lot less chances to persist than a life that refuses to produce.
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Consumption, 2010
Blue match-sticks (100,000), plasterwall and labour. Three dremel drills with multi-purpose cutting kits, 25 high quality 2.2mm drill bits, masks and eye proctection wear, dimensions variable
Gallery installation: 140 x 1500 cm

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