Gold leaf, 4 micrometres thick
2012

6 carat white gold leaf 4 μm thick, suspended by a thread of spider silk, in a wooden frame.

115.6 × 210 × 12.1 cm
Page of Papaveraceae
2011

Assemblage of poppy petals, fixed to the support from its top, making it sensitive to the slightest air movement.

18 × 27 cm
Comet dust
2015

Oil pastel and chalk on cotton paper. Drawings from observations of comet dust collected during the Stardust space mission, and the traces of its impact. Series realised during a residency at Issoudun, supported by EPPCI.

70 × 102 cm et 140 × 240 cm
Surface of dandelion akenes
2010

3,700 dandelion akenes fixed perpendicularly on a glass plate at intervals of one centimeter.

108 × 182 × 1.5 cm
Magnesite line in Dolomite
2017

Dolomite stones, waste material from the Satka quarry.

400 cm
Copper leaf
2008

Copper plate pierced and drilled by hand, according to a magnified drawing of a decaying magnolia leaf, held by a single pin one centimetre from the wall to keep it slightly mobile.

30 × 15 cm
Photosensitive recording of crystals
2013

Silver gelatin print on baryta paper made with a camera obscura.
Piece made with the support of the DRAC Alsace, (Aide Individuelle à la Création 2013).

80 × 80 cm
MicaPenrose
2019

Mica, glass, aluminium alloy, light frame.
Colors, obtained thanks to a scientific phenomena, change as a function of the position of the spectator. Natural color of the mineral appears from a side view. Pattern represents how atoms are arranged in an aluminium alloy quasicrystal, which discovery awarded the 2011 Chemistry Nobel prize.

Project developed with Sylvain Ravy, solid state physicist, director of research at CNRS, with the support of Diagonale Paris-Saclay, Région Grand Est, and Denis Gratias, member of the Academy of Sciences.

60 × 60 cm
Crystal strands
2007

Crystal.

31 × 31 × 91 cm
Panoramic tontisse
(cochineal secretion / oil veins)
2015

Paper, linseed oil, shellac.

In situ installation at the Museum of Decorative Arts (France, Paris, 2015).

Piece created in collaboration with Atelier d’Offard, wallpaper design and fabrication studio, produced for the Mutations exhibition, designed and produced by the Museum of decorative Arts and the Institut National des Métiers d’Art, Paris, with the support of Vacheron Constantin, 2015.

244 × 244 × 244 cm
Marble sheet
2011

White Carrara marble sanded until translucent.

21 × 29.7 × 0.1 cm
Dandelion clocks
2012

Dandelion seed heads threaded into a wooden board by their stems.

97 × 210 × 45 cm
Magnolia macrophylla — masks, triptych
2017

Realised in aluminium in collaboration with H.H. Services.

84.8 × 42.6 × 3.6 cm
Crystals, triptych
2017

Crystals, glass, aluminium.

210 × 90 cm each
Contemporary fossil
2017

Realised in aluminium in collaboration with H.H. Services.

54 × 31 cm
Column of sand
2011

Assembled Lanide Conchilega, sand from Brittany.

1 cm diameter
Links the floor to the ceiling
Deployment stone
2017

Rubbing technique on Japanese paper, Magnesite stone

30 × 500 cm
Drawing on silk
2007

Walnut stain on a Tegenaria web.

31 x 25 cm
Val d’Argent Landscape
2016

Galena powder on glass, representing rivers, mines, and Asplenium adiantum-nigrum ferns, specific to the geology of this area.

100 x 70 × 80 cm
Drawings of a clementine
2010

The filaments of a single clementine arranged as a drawing paired with its counterpart in Indian ink.

28 × 38 cm
Marble veins
2017

Marble powder, aluminium sheet

22.5 × 27.5 cm
Optics
2015

Twelve photographs of crystals seen through a 17 centimetre diameter lens.
Fine art digital printing onto Hahnemühle baryta paper, glass plates.

176 × 22.5 cm
13.5 × 18.5 cm
Thread of wings
2011

Protophormia Terranovae fly wings attached in a thread connecting the floor to the ceiling.

0.3 × 1500 cm
One hundred metres of spider silk
2011

Spider silk, glass bobbin.

20 × 20 × 36 cm
Algae surface
2014

Assemblage of algae coloured by different levels of light exposure.

230 × 240 cm
Dust square
2006

The room’s dust amassed in a central square.

120 X 120 cm
Asymmetry
2016

Assembly of asymmetric flatfish external and internal skin. Hung on both sides of a wall, 11 cm from the surface.

67 × 101 cm each
Dyptich
Page of wings
2005

Calliphora fly wings joined together side by side in an A4 format.

21 × 29.7 cm
49.5 × 60 × 7.5 cm framed
Elaeagnus leaves
2012

Assemblage of Elaeagnus leaves with naturally shiny backsides.

60 × 60 × 30 cm
Caul surface
2007

Assemblage of pork caul as a thin surface.

280 × 280 cm
Crystal strands
2008

Freestanding strands of crystal.

270 × 270 × 300 cm
Varying dimensions
Filicinae
2019

Realised in aluminium in collaboration with H.H. Services.

84.8 × 42.6 × 3.6 cm

Crystals - seven crystal systems

2017

Crystals, glass, aluminium.

60 x 60 cm
Series of 7 crystals
  • Léa Barbazanges - Gold leaf, 4 micrometres thick-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Gold leaf, 4 micrometres thick-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Page of Papaveraceae-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Page of Papaveraceae-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Comet dust-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Comet dust-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Surface of dandelion akenes-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Surface of dandelion akenes-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Magnesite line in Dolomite-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Magnesite line in Dolomite-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Copper leaf-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Copper leaf-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Photosensitive recording of crystals-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Photosensitive recording of crystals-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - MicaPenrose-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - MicaPenrose-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystal strands-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystal strands-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Panoramic tontisse-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Panoramic tontisse-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Marble sheet-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Marble sheet-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Dandelion clocks-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Dandelion clocks-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Magnolia macrophylla — masks, triptych-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Magnolia macrophylla — masks, triptych-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystals, triptych-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystals, triptych-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Contemporary fossil-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Contemporary fossil-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Column of sand-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Column of sand-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Deployment stone-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Deployment stone-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Drawing on silk-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Drawing on silk-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Val d’Argent Landscape-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Val d’Argent Landscape-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Drawings of a clementine-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Drawings of a clementine-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Marble veins-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Marble veins-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Optics-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Optics-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Thread of wings-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Thread of wings-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - One hundred metres of spider silk-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - One hundred metres of spider silk-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Algae surface-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Algae surface-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Dust square-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Asymmetry-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Asymmetry-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Page of wings-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Page of wings-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Elaeagnus leaves-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Elaeagnus leaves-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Caul surface-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Caul surface-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystal strands-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystal strands-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Filicinae-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Filicinae-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystals - seven crystal systems-0
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystals - seven crystal systems-1
  • Léa Barbazanges - Crystals - seven crystal systems-2