There are also the rays that emanate from a tree that has grown up here, in the heart of the city, in spite of man. This second geometry is mutable, though it resembles a fixed prism through which we see the building in myriad forms, depending on the angle. These two geometries are flexible and have no other intent than to filter the visitor’s vision of this place, which still wears its layers of abandonment.


  • Title: Rays
  • Creator: Xavier Veilhan
  • Creator Lifespan: 1963 - -
  • Date: 2014/2014
  • Provenance: Images © Ding Musa; courtesy the artist
  • Type: installation

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