vaisseaux de Bordeaux illustrates the connecting
tissues of contemporary and historical background material relating
to and incorporating the 3 public sculptures.
contains drawings, diagrams, watercolours and digital works
which illuminate the spaces and relationships between the
ideas and content of the 10 circles in the project diagram, which are:
Histories of Bordeaux and the Garonne; Technology of the Garonne;
World War Two Submarine Base; Jacques Ellul - Bordeaux
philosopher, lawyer, sociologist and Christian anarchist 1912-1994;
Fantasies of technology, society and the future; Spaceships;
The Well Pavilion (an eco/nature/anarcho-primitivism library with
a well at its centre); The Observatory Pavilion (A science fiction
library with a telescope in the centre);The future of technology;
The future of Bordeaux and the Garonne.
The book is distributed internationally and is available
at the nearby CAPC-musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux.