For the exhibition Territoires (Territory), Bex&Arts 2011, Bex, (CH)

2011.06.11 - 09.25

(Occupations is the general title for my interventions)

Manmade bird-nests.

Chestnuts burs collect in the park and brought under the two chestnut trees.

Around the burs, thousands of snail shells disseminated on the grass as a kind of mine field.

Snail shells are added regularly to replace the crushed ones.

Beside the two chestnut trees, a manmade anthill, used as a kind of shopping center by the real anthill situated under the trees.

In total, eleven nests in two large chestnuts trees.

Some visitor made a small tomb for the many crushed shells or a refuge...