PAINTING, MARTINE HOYAS, MEMORIES, FRAGMENTS, CORPS,
MARTINE HOYAS - PAINTING, PRINTS, SEVERAL SIZES, 2 FINISHES,
"... By the use of wallpaper,plucked in abandoned houses in the north of France, I bear witness to the small and the great history.
These houses are stained by the outrages of time that the bankruptcy of the economic conditions has allowed to bare.
We are all from somewhere, from places, receptacles, shelters or borders, inhabited or deserted, which permeate us with their harmony or their fault, guide us or lose us.
Registered memory, installed constraints, breaks, failures or bankruptcies.
By attaching myself to the domestic spaces, places shaped by the history of the families, I question this fault, receptacle of codes which register the beings in their places and postures... »
At first my intention is a work of observation, reporting on the « Mémoire des lieux »...
In a second time, which I entitled "Fragments de Légende"...
The last time entitled «Le Jeu du Corps et Le Corps du Je»...
"...I crystallize in the material the existence that flows with residues of wall-papers that I extract from abandoned houses in the north of France and elsewhere....