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€1,900
Alaïs is a cardboard lace sculpture, a sensual and respectful tribute to the eternal feminine. She expresses an attitude, a feeling, a ...
  • Material : Cardboard
  • Color : Raw cardboard
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Sculpture Alaïs

Marie-Anne Thieffry

€1,900

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Alaïs is a cardboard lace sculpture, a sensual and respectful tribute to the eternal feminine. It expresses an attitude, a feeling, an emotion. His curves are an invitation to sensuality.

  • Type precision : AFRICAN AMBIANCE DECORATION
  • Type : Numbered piece
  • Certificate of authenticity : Yes
  • Suitable for outside use : Yes
  • Installation : To lay
  • Dimensions : H93cm x W31cm x D24cm

Piece delivered with: a certificate of authenticity

Sculpture made of cardboard. An inner resin ensures the strength and durability of the room. Base and rod in metal. Destined to be placed on a pedestal or furniture.

The technique is the cardboard lace used in volume. Technique that I created and developed in 2009 and that consists in using the groove of the cardboard that is to say the inner part of the corrugated cardboard. It is recycled cardboard, important point of my approach in the use of the material. Even though it comes from wood, cardboard has neither nobility nor elegance. It is the banal material par excellence ... a reflection of the consumer society. My goal is to ennoble the material and to make it exist in the eyes of all ... as a novelty ...

The pedestal studied and made to measure gives a seat to the piece, patinated steel, it harmonizes perfectly with the piece of ceramics. Neat packaging, double packaging guaranteeing a safe and worry-free shipment. Fast shipping in France as everywhere else in the world.

Craftsman

En utilisant le carton comme matière première dans son travail, Marie-Anne Thieffry permet à cet emballage de consommation de devenir l’essence d’œuvres empreintes de légèreté, de poésie et de lumière. En revisitant le carton, elle le fait évoluer, il n’est plus un simple contenant, il devient l’élément principal de la création, il n’est plus un matériau ordinaire, il est le support de nouvelles formes et d’émotions. L’indifférence qu’on lui porte souvent, l’artiste en prend le contre-pied et met à l’honneur une matière « synonyme de liberté », malléable et pleine de dualité. La douceur et l’élégance des courbes est en contradiction avec l’âpreté de la matière et créent un paradoxe. En associant la lumière et la transparence à une matière brute et souvent ignorée, Marie-Anne Thieffry crée une forme d’expression plastique et sensible qui joue sur l’enveloppe des formes et ce qui s’y cache, oscillant entre légèreté, poésie et sensualité...