The CHAMPS DE MARS vase is part of Gagnère’s iconic pieces, just like MARLY and MINE vases.
Olivier Gagnère drew, framed, broke down and rebuilt, with clear geometries, spheres, cylinders, cubes, cones, a whole musical ensemble of simple volumes. He follows his fantasy and plays with scaffoldings marked by unstable, inverted, reversed forms. The whole is marked with a light grace, the virtuosity of a tightrope artist…
Enameled ceramic, matt white
Height : 23,6’’
Diameter : 9,4’’
Olivier Gagnère, by Michèle Champenois
NORMA Editions, 2015
Reproduced on page 196