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« The great sculptor Reinhoud gave me the idea of the compressions. He once created a whole bestiary made of
copper and iron »

« I have been making the Moebius strip in all possible ways ever since I was fascinated by the huge bronze sculpture of Max Bill :
The Endless Loop »  
                                                                                                                                                                                              
« My admiration for Calder has inspired me to create mobiles, with marbles moving within a structure, catching our eyes »

« The Borromean rings, an ancient symbol of strength and unity, has long been a source of fascination to me : especially as Lacan has used them ... as a model for
his topology of human subjectivity, with each ring representing a fundamental Lacanian component of reality ( the real, the maginary, and the symbolic ) »


         
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« I do not draw, but I imagine forms and at the same time the techniques for creating them. In fact, I am always inventing newtools and new uses for old tools.
My workshop keeps is better stocked now than it used to be, but I could get rid of everything except my
hammer, my anvil,my strength and my energy »



 
                                              
                                                                   
   
Photo:  Etienne Bol, London                                                                                                vidéo  (MPEG-4 vidéo, 23.5 Mo)