Paris, 6th district. Boulevard Saint Germain. Students throwing projectiles at the police. 6th of May 1968. Photograph: Bruno Barbey
Paris, 5th district. Opposite La Sorbonne, the day after a night of riots. Saturday 25th of May 1968. Photograph: Guy Le Querrec
The starting point being three photographs of the Paris student movements. Each picture portrays one or more silhouettes, coloured with pastel shades, a detail is chosen from it.
This graphic material is enamelled onto copper plate, in three sizes. The enamelled copper plates are mounted on a lentil shaped mount made of satin sheen grey gold with a neutral appearance.
Paris, 11th district. Close to the Gare de Lion. 13th of May 1968. Photograph: Seine-Quiquere