Only Lyon - Tourismus und Kongresse

Historic monuments

The Weight of Oneself

The Weight of Oneself © Vincent Drisch
Designed by artists Elmgreen & Dragset, the work represents heroic nude and marble. This sculpture, 2.7 m high, is a landmark in the landscape.
This representation of a standing man carrying another man, inanimate, in his arms, as if saved from drowning, is disturbing. The faces of the two characters turn out to be identical. The man wears his double, thus becoming his own savior but also his own burden!

Langues parlées



Quai Romain Rolland Passerelle du Palais de justice 69005 Lyon 5ème

Tel. : 04 72 10 30 30


Powered by Logo pilgo

Lyon City Card Der unentbehrliche Pass für einen rundum gelungenen Aufenthalt in Lyon!
Geführte Touren In Lyon gibt es wunderschöne Sehenswürdigkeiten, die Sie auf keinen Fall auslassen sollten!