Pelican – XRAY COMPANY (2014)
Pelican. Survivor of the fire that hit Deyrolle, the Parisian institution for natural sciences and pedagogy on February 1, 2008.
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On the series “XRAY COMPANY” Dantan says: “After realising the series The Immortals, I wanted to know the secret of naturalised animals, survivors of the flames after the fire of Deyrolle. I had to find out by what miracle they were still alive. I wanted to know the secrets of their anatomy that could allow them to pass through time and fire. Thanks to the radiography, I was able to see by transparency, the beauty and the strangeness of their mysterious hidden bone .