We are definitely not equal before confinement: here is the proof… Jean-Jacques Naudet Lockdown – I’m lucky to live on an island in the middle of the Indian Ocean, Mauritius. Every morning, the horizon opens up to me when I open my window. A horizon shared between the sea and the sky where nothing appears anymore. Neither boat, nor swimmer, no activity comes to disturb the calm of this vision where light alone offers a different spectacle, every day. I sailed for two years on a sailboat, it is from there that I learned to really observe the sea, to meet its many faces, like an old friend who would have her good and bad days … The sentence of the photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto echoes me: “Whenever I see the sea, I feel a soothing feeling of security, like visiting the house of my ancestors, I embark on an observation trip”. Today, I no longer sail, I am in confinement, but the sea still faces me, this time motionless, I receive it. There is also the desire to be...
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