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SOCIETY. How to see the society? As a collection of interconnected brains? As a mixture of knowledge, culture, beliefs and techniques developed by a multitude of generations? Fundamentally technical, society is incredibly complex and this series explores a non glaucous future of society.

A very large part of society is therefore based on "ghosts", that is to say, the echo of the achievements of our ancestors that persists and will persist; it is wise to realize the magnitude of this monument.

We are entering an era where a great deal of information is generated by technological systems and where humans are no longer protagonists but rather assistants to technology.

Society is changing at breakneck speed. I dare to think that it is changing even faster than we are destroying the environment, which is rather optimistic: there is a point in time, not so far away, where humanity could give more to the environment than it takes from it. This kind of extremely noble system (because it transcends ordinary capitalist principles), forms a positive feedback loop through its own activity.

The Society series explores these areas of reflection...

BUREAUCRATIE BUREAUCRATIE
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 1 - 122 × 217 cm (48 × 85 in)
edition of 3 - 76 × 135 cm (30 × 53 in)
GÈNES GÈNES
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 3 - 51 × 90 cm (20 × 36 in)
VALIDITÉ VALIDITÉ
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 3 - 56 × 71 cm (22 × 28 in)
MINER MINER
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 3 - 76 × 135 cm (30 × 53 in)
A TORTOISE? A TORTOISE?
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 3 - 76 × 135 cm (30 × 53 in)
ICONOCLASTE ICONOCLASTE
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 3 - 76 × 76 cm (30 × 30 in) - collections privées
MANAGEMENT MANAGEMENT
pigmented inks · professional photo paper · museum grade non-glare acrylic · aluminium
edition of 3 - 76 × 50 cm (30 × 20 in)