Biennale Design

SAINT-ÉTIENNE 2000
FRANCE

Trois Arches entrecroisées (Three Interweaving Archs)

2e Saint-Étienne International Design Biennale
October 2nd, 2000

 

Edible ephemeral sculptures installed in the Salle des Pendus (Hanged Men Room) (miners’ “hanging” locker room) of the Mine Museum For the inauguration of the 2nd Biennale
1200 guests

Thanks :
Jacques Bonnaval, creator of the Biennale Internationale de Design, director of l’ESADE École Supérieure d’Art et de Design de St. Étienne
Marc Charpin, sculptor, engraver, teacher, l’ESADE
Emmanuelle Owen

Production / Organization :
École des Beaux-Arts, Ville de Saint-Étienne

Technicians :
Brice Martenet-Cuidet
Emmanuelle Owen

Trois Arches entrecroisées (Three Interweaving Archs)

2e Saint-Étienne International Design Biennale
October 2nd, 2000

 

Edible ephemeral sculptures installed in the Salle des Pendus (Hanged Men Room) (miners’ “hanging” locker room) of the Mine Museum For the inauguration of the 2nd Biennale
1200 guests

Thanks :
Jacques Bonnaval, creator of the Biennale Internationale de Design, director of l’ESADE École Supérieure d’Art et de Design de St. Étienne
Marc Charpin, sculptor, engraver, teacher, l’ESADE
Emmanuelle Owen

Production / Organization :
École des Beaux-Arts, Ville de Saint-Étienne

Technicians :
Brice Martenet-Cuidet
Emmanuelle Owen

Technical information

Dimensions:
height 6,00 m (19.6 ft.) and various dimensions

Materials:
expanded polystyrene, sugar paste, salty and sweet food

Photos © Bernard Agreil, Brice Martenet-Cuidet, D. Selz, D.R., Musée de la Mine