cypres

© Loan Nguyen, Cyprus, from the series Mobile, 2000-2009 (work in progress)

ponton

© Loan Nguyen, Ponton, from the series Mobile, 2000-2009 (work in progress)

lac_de_joux

© Loan Nguyen, Lac de Joux, from the series Mobile, 2000-2009 (work in progress)

“In the morning mist, the barely visible figure of a woman. As if on a tight rope, she walks along the edges of a stone pool, one step at a time. Close by, the same figure appears, creating a hand shadow on the wall of a rough concrete building, or contemplating its reflection in the calm waters of a lake…Recollections of childhood games, moments when one discovers in bewilderment that we are actually part of this world. Human presence discretely seeps into the landscapes, softly slides in. A posture, a slight gesture… and a link is established. A shadow is cast, an object is picked up, a reflection is seen : the effect of a being on his surroundings always remains slight. The body may then make its imprint by proxy, by mere projection. Points of contact appear, bonds are woven, and these minimalist spaces become territories of introspection (…)”

Raphaëlle Stopin

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