WAADÉ NETEDIO

Sinthian, Senegal, 2018, Thread, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation

 

Site-specific intervention in a Termite Mound

Yellow natural pigment and Arabic Gum

Approx Dimensions: 160 x 180 x 140 cm.

 

Waadé netedio - Yellow termite mound in Pulaar, the local language in Sinthian.

 

In order to create this intervention, the material of the mound was removed.

I worked with earth. It gained a new definition by its manipulation and began to express itself through all of its innate characteristics.

 

The intervention, Incorporates erosion through wind, dust, rain. The destructive effects of the environment.

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