Carbon Rock Pad

A boulder has become a flowerbed to whimsical plants that grow on the fossilized remains of stalagmite candles. Mineral and organic meld together in a graphic setting that could be a snippet of life, somewhere on earth, long after we’re gone.

First piece of the "The Neo-organisms" series

Photos : Gildas Paré

Technique

Resin casting loaded with carbon powder, charcoal and marble dust, with inclusions of brass and copper powder for the base. Upper parts made of reinforced iron and sheets of steel with a brass patina.

SIZE

Height: 39.5 inches
Width: 10 inches
Depth: 12 inches