Martin Le Chevallier,

Martin Le Chevallier,

The Holy Flag

MARTIN LE CHEVALLIER

2009

performance and video (color, sound)

2’21”

 

A few months before the June 2009 European elections, the artist discovers in his home a European flag on which the face of Christ has miraculously appeared. He decides to carry the flag in a procession to Brussels and present it to the European institutions as proof positive of the Christian nature of Europe.