In this work the artist uses one of his bionic animals depicted in an attack pose. The same title, “esprit de conquete”, spirit of conquest, testifies a primordial instinct that overcomes all the boundaries of modern society.
About the artist
Richard Texier Widely regarded as one of the most influential contemporary artists, Texier’s work shows a keen interest in the history of astronomy which largely inspired the creation of his own personal cosmography. His vision explores the imaginary and the celebration of nature blends with the theme of hybridization in multimedia creations that approach the magical dimension of existence. As the French artist himself says, art is for him “a means of magical thinking”