100H2O

2003

”Declare independence. Don´t let them do that to you.”

Björk

ROOM INSTALLATION

 

containing over 100 identical bottles with water from different places around the world.

 

 

PRICE: on request

Water is a chemical substance essential for survival for all living organisms on earth and it is traditionally used as a metaphor for change and death. 

100H2O is an installation consisting of 126 samples of water from around the world. 85 people helped to collect the water and along with their sample cam a story how about it came to Sweden. 

The bottles are sealed, numbered, cataloged and showcased on light boxes accompanied by sound composed by Robert Hefter and Mats Danielsson. 

An artist book was produced on this project, containing a full written inventory of the bottles with photographicdocumentation, short texts and a list of the word water in one hundred languages.