Arbres brûlés
Philippe Pastor

Arbres Brûlés (Burnt Trees), 2003
Terminal Neige - Totem (Flaine Forum)

Trees burnt by forest fires in the Maures mountain range

Philippe Pastor (1961-)

Philippe Pastor is a French artist who works in Monaco and Spain. A committed environmentalist, he has developed a personalised vision of Nature through his work, translating the interactions between humankind and the planet

The sculpture

This work was commissioned by the Sibuet family who manage the Terminal Neige – Totem hotel. The trees, burnt deep black, rise up in symbiosis with Marcel Breuer’s chapel. In winter snow sticks to them, providing a particularly sharp colour contrast.

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