Desert solitaire (Juniper and rock) / Tribute to Edward Abbey

Sculpture 2022
Painted resin, soundtrack

Group of 3 sound sculptures inspired by the book Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness, 1968 by American author Edward Abbey. An autobiographical novel about his experience as a ranger in the US Arches National Park. He describes the magic of the place as well as its rapid transformation due to mass tourism.

Part 1 – Juniper and rock

Part 2 – Tires

Part 3 – Fire Snake

Size 220 x 200 x 90 cm
Foley Caroline Ledoux Le Forestier
Photo credit Geoffrey Cottenceau