Les Cascadeurs installation

Artist creates an image in a roaring waterfall

Les Cascadeurs installation by Laurent Gongora’s is a mammoth piece of art which carves out shapes into a cascading waterfall in France by interrupting the flow of the water.

I thought it would be interesting to tame the way water is falling

– Laurent Gongora


Laurent Gongora changed the shape of the Cascade de Vaucoux waterfall by attaching 24 steel shapes which stick out of the waterfall and re-direct the falling water.

For any wildlife that dares to go near this spectacular piece there is a horizontal bar that provides shelter rewarding the bravest of those local animals.

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