Camille Blatrix

BMW Open Work at Frieze London 2019

BMW Open Work - 06 Oct 2019

The journey that led to Camille Blatrix’s commission for BMW Open Work 2019

Camille Blatrix, Fortune, 2019, detail of installation view at Lafayette Anticipations, Paris, 2019. Courtesy: the artist, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York and Balice Hertling, Paris. Photo: Pierre Antoine

In a new short story, Huw Lemmey responds to the themes of Camille Blatrix’s BMW Open Work project

By Huw Lemmey
Camille Blatrix

BMW Open Work - 12 Sep 2019

The French artist explains his relationship to industrial processes and objects, and previews his project at Frieze London this year

Sirens

Soul, 2016painted MDF, resin, wood, silver, inox, aluminum, plastic35 3/8 x 15 x 2 1/8 in ( 90 x 38 x 5,5 cm)Courtesy of the artist, Andrew Kreps, NY and Balice Hertling, Paris 

The French artist’s first major project to be shown in London