Palais de Tokyo

PARIS 2013
FRANCE

Sculptures optimistes (Optimistic sculptures)

Ephemeral edible sculptures
5 oval, openwork sculptures, conceived for the annual private reception of XL Group Insurance, a world specialist of risk insurance (in construction, research, environment, art, technology…). Innovation, team spirit and being open to creation are key words for XL.

Palais de Tokyo
May 14th, 2013

Thanks:
Kadidja Sinz, head of XL Group France
et Karine Malandin-Wojcik
Jean de Loisy Palais de Tokyo team
Marion Bénard and the students of l’École des Beaux-Arts de Paris : Alexis Blanc, Anne-Catherine Le Layo, Emmanuelle Lemaître, Enzo Mianes, Eva Niollet, Alexandre Poisson
Technical team
Les traiteurs
 

Production / Organization:
XL Group Insurance France

Technicians:
Kevin Delefosse and his team
Vincent Brodin
Marie Courseaux
Boulangerie Friaa, Paris
AZ diffusion, lights

Traiteurs :
Sophie Druet, Olivier Boutinot, La Mana, Paris
Martin, Florian Maarek, Nomad Food, Paris

Sculptures optimistes (Optimistic sculptures)

Ephemeral edible sculptures
5 oval, openwork sculptures, conceived for the annual private reception of XL Group Insurance, a world specialist of risk insurance (in construction, research, environment, art, technology…). Innovation, team spirit and being open to creation are key words for XL.

Palais de Tokyo
May 14th, 2013

Thanks:
Kadidja Sinz, head of XL Group France
et Karine Malandin-Wojcik
Jean de Loisy Palais de Tokyo team
Marion Bénard and the students of l’École des Beaux-Arts de Paris : Alexis Blanc, Anne-Catherine Le Layo, Emmanuelle Lemaître, Enzo Mianes, Eva Niollet, Alexandre Poisson
Technical team
Les traiteurs
 

Production / Organization:
XL Group Insurance France

Technicians:
Kevin Delefosse and his team
Vincent Brodin
Marie Courseaux
Boulangerie Friaa, Paris
AZ diffusion, lights

Traiteurs :
Sophie Druet, Olivier Boutinot, La Mana, Paris
Martin, Florian Maarek, Nomad Food, Paris

Technical information

Dimensions:
H. 3 x 7 x 25 m
(1 x 23 x 82 ft)

Materials:
Styrofoam, sugar paste, salty and sugary food

Photos / video © : François Voisin, Pierre Destang (Cielprod), Régis Glaas