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A Facade That Considers No Interior Contains An Illusory Garden
Bibliothéque Royale Brussels. 2002

Forwart 2002, a choice.
Transformed as Garden Concluded & re- exhibited at Umea Bild Museet and Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen 2004.

1- Letters on the buildings facade.

2- A delay: 12 pannels with 78 sections of different greens.
Hand painted. Oil colors, glass, wooden frame. Variable dimensions

3- Photograph of the provisional facade of the library with the project by architects Hoyoux & Ghobert 1937, prior to its completion 29 years later in 1964.

4- Letters stuck onto the glass wall adjacent to the inner garden with no public access.

5- The Architectural Drawings by Victor Horta for Library project on top of the old observatory 1936 (from his personal archive)

6- Wooden structural bench inserted in 8 columns guiding the viewer way around the Browsing Room.
16 m x 0.48 m x 14.9 m