Bethan Huws, Untitled (NU DESCENDANT UN ESCALIER) (2004 – 2006)
Marcel Duchamp, ‘Bottle rack’ (1914/64)
Original lost. Replica. Private collection.
Baptiste Debombourg, ‘Codes Article’ (2004)
The furniture has been destroyed with an axe and reconstructed after that. It was brand new, standard, cheap, and impersonal before being destroyed. Afterwards it reflects the frustration, guilt and possible repentance of the individual in relation to serially produced culture.