2012 edition, Permanent art work
Château du Pé
Saturnia Pyri
Sarah Fauguet & David Cousinard

On the oak tiled-floor, a door opens up on a hatch : here stands the bed. Nearby, the monumental chimney, made of fine wood species, generates an ambiguous feeling, between admiration and discomfort, caused by the potential danger of an inflammable chimney. The motif was collected on the wings of a giant moth, the Saturnia Pyri, which enjoys, the climate of the estuary, eat little and die just after mating…

Sarah Fauguet et David Cousinard, Saturnia Pyr
Sarah Fauguet et David Cousinard, Saturnia Pyri

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