‘I don’t see them as dec­o­ra­tion, but as an ex­pres­sion of an idea.’

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Inés spends hours look­ing at flow­ers to un­der­stand their be­hav­iour. ‘I look for sub­tlety, shape, their move­ments, some are as el­e­gant as brush strokes. Flow­ers, but es­pe­cially old roses, are so ephemeral, I wanted to jux­ta­pose them with stones as a sym­bol of what en­dures. ul­ti­mately they are the ma­te­rial with which I un­der­stand my­self.’

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