woensdag 30 januari 2013

Cai Guo-Qiang - Head on


Armed with a hungry camaraderie, 99 life-sized wolves take a fiery leap of faith and find themselves frozen in a breathtaking arc across a vast expanse of dark space. Their bold surge meets an unfortunate demise in the form of a glass wall: slamming into the thin pane head on, the mighty arc crumbles; the wolves fall, shocked and aghast. Yet they pick themselves up again and limp to rejoin the tail end of the herd, forming an endless cycle of brutality and folly.