Collage on plexiglass 13 plates, each : 25x25x0,3cm Basel, 2011

Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster (born 1965 in Strasbourg, France; lives and works in Paris, France and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil).

Collage on plexiglass; 13 plates, each 25 x 25 x .3 cm.

Photographs of Le Corbusier’s architecture in Chandigarh, India.

“For me being in Brasilia and Chandigarh is like coming home. I recognise the architecture of my childhood there. In the tropics, the contrast between what’s geometric and organic is so vital that it brings back memories.”
—Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster quoted in Marie Darrieussecq, “Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster,” Art Review, October 26, 2008, 96.


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