Tophane-I Amire, Istanbul | Turkey

one element: collection of Lycée Hubert Clément Esch/Alzette (L)
another element: private collection

500 x 200 x 300 cm
books, steel



Kebap is a worldwide known kind of food. The current kebaps are made out of books…

Individual and group evolution requires not only physical but as well mental and intellectual feeding.

Hanging from the ceiling these book-kebaps can be touched, one can pass through the 5 elements, feel them, appreciate their form, texture and the age of certain books.

Concepts: illiteracy, reading, brainwashing, weight and responsibility of knowledge, disappearing of heavy paper encyclopedia replaced by CDRoms/Kindl, testimony of past and others…