The artist of the week

 

 

 

Artist name:

Agnès BAILLON

 

Reliquary bust with hand

 

 

One day a visitor at one of my exhibitions came up to me and said, “These are the vestiges of a pacifist civilization.” He hesitated, awaiting my approval or disagreement. I had never looked at things from that angle. In the end it is through the words of others that we really learn about ourselves.