A dispenser filtering rainwater, a mirror reflecting the sky, a leaves collector, etc. The Topiques are devices that make use of natural flows such as rainwater, the wind, sunlight. This book retraces six years of research. It has also provided the opportunity to exchange through these objects with critics, experts, fiction writers, theoreticians and technicians: Marie-Haude Caraës (Political scientist and researcher) ; Fanny Drugeon (art historian) ; André Guillerme (engineer and historian) ; Sophie Coiffier (writer) ; Frédéric Bertrand (architect and city planner) ; Thierry Maytraud (hydrologist city planner).
This book has been published thanks to the support of Audi talents awards.
It is available here.
Graphic design: Audrey Templier
Publisher: CREE Éditions
Photos above: thanks to Stéphane Ruchaud.