gilles conan

nukleel nann trugarez - i will rather not to exhibition - ekito - toulouse - france / photovoltaic panel - plastic lotus lamps - batterie - current converter - wood - wires / 110 x 100 x 15 cm

this piece is a mix of high-tech and low-tech.
the japanese monochrome photovoltaic high-tech panel gives energy in real time to the cheap lotus lamps bought in a chinese shop.
it forms a small memorial to fukushima catastrophy.
the title in breton means 'nuclear no thanks' and refers to plogoff's marches of the late 70's in brittany that led to the abandonment of a nuclear plant project by the shore.