Hoël Duret
Petite histoire du bricolage, 2012

Petite histoire du bricolage, HD video 1080p with sound, 42ʼ05ʼʼ © Hoël Duret / ADAGP, Paris 2012

The Petite histoire du bricolage (2012) video follows the step by step dismantling of a jig saw which every pieces is sorted by category on the working table. As an icon of the Do It Yourself ideology recovered by the society of mass consumption, this tool is found in every garages and workshops. A voiceover tells the story of DIY from a survival activity to just leisure.