Shop our collection by category

No products

Free shipping! Shipping
$0 Total

Check out

Successfully added to your cart
Quantity
Total
There are 0 works in your cart. You have one item in your cart.
$0
Continue shopping Proceed to checkout

GibusLes chutes 2

Confirmed artist
Sculpture
One of a kind work
25 W x 40 H cm
$2,263
Recipient of the dedication:

  • Free shipping (European Union)
  • 14-day money back guarantee
  • Delivered with a certificate of authenticity
  • Shipping generally takes 7 days or less
Technique
Wood Sculpture
Type
One of a kind work
Dimensions
25 W x 40 H cm
Quality Guarantee
Sold with a certificate of authenticity

Plane tree, glass, ebony

40x25x10 cm

"The greatest fall is the one you make from the top of innocence." Heiner Müller

artist avatar
Gibus
Confirmed artist
France

22 works

Jean-Baptiste Boutin, whose artist name is Gibus, is a woodcarver working and living in Gironde (France).

"Follow me because I don't know where I'm going. If there is one thing I am looking for without really knowing where to find it, it is the only truth that counts: the one we owe to ourselves.

My work questions our human condition, our questions and the courage to face them. It seems to me that there is no other way than the one of sincerity at the first degree, it is necessary to be essential, obvious, and my pieces are stripped to the point of translating a hard and unvarnished existential truth. I leave only what is necessary, I conceptualize to the point of the question without a word too many. But if the background is heavy, the form is light, raw, frank and without detour. So if life removes the superficial to appear raw and cruel, I remove the wood shavings to let the matter express its truth. The mistakes are written there, the blows of the blade, those that shape us. I remove what is too much until our eyes can no longer ignore the question asked. And the piece is over, I have no answer. To my great surprise, it appears to me that the naked truth is poetry. Jean-Baptise Boutin alias Gibus

See more

Works you recently viewed

Hélène Vallas - Death valley in color
Hélène Vallas
Digital photography
40 x 40 cm
$547
Pierre-Bernard COGNEIN - Laponne (homeless 01)
Pierre-Bernard COGNEIN
Digital photography
36 x 36 cm
$821
ART'MONY - Jungle art
ART'MONY
Oil painting
70 x 50 cm
Private sale -10%
Catherine Fouvry Leblois - Le repli
Clay Sculpture
19 x 12 x 6 cm
$790
Pierre Nadler - San Francisco - elevation dark sky 13
Pierre Nadler
Digital photography
39 x 58 cm
$526
François Cognet - Inconnue 7
François Cognet
Oil painting
33 x 41 cm
$790
Pierre Richir - Promenade
Pierre Richir
Oil painting
65 x 50 cm
$1,579
Guillaume Querré - Face au mur
new
Guillaume Querré
Watercolour
30 x 42 cm
$948
Diane de Cicco - Brumes
Diane de Cicco
Acrylic painting
30 x 30 cm
$579
Nathalie Si Pié - Pins en bord de mer
Nathalie Si Pié
Oil painting
130 x 85 cm
Private sale -20%
Véronique Loh - Brumes
Véronique Loh
Mixed media
60 x 40 cm
$842
Hugo Pondz - L'arrivée imminente
Hugo Pondz
Digital Prints
90 x 90 cm
$969
Vincent Bardou - Picsou geant
Vincent Bardou
Acrylic painting
50 x 60 cm
$948

What they're saying: KAZoART Customers