This series has won Cultural Institute Bernard Magrez Prize for Sculpture, Bodeaux, France, in October 2017.
Samuel Yal breaks the sculpture of his own face and repairs it with gold. Like in the Kintsugi technique in Japan, the place where the sculpture has been broken is revealed and pointed out.
Video of "Brisure" : https://vimeo.com/219840335
About Samuel Yal
French, b. 1982, Annecy, France, based in Saint-Cloud, France