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Little Big Performance 02020 - Didier Touchet Sculptor

This performance consists in placing the lucky hands in spots of meditation, spots in the world where life is different, more intense, in knots of history, passages. This ephemeral artistic canvas is designed worldwide due to the interconnection of the countries of the planet. This performance only transgresses art. It manifests itself in a dazzling way during the year 02020. This hand of luck is made from clay and glaze. The elusive hand of luck.

Russia - Republic of Tatarstan

Capital Kazan

The Chak-Chak Ethnologic Museum performance #2

The Museum is located within the historical Old Tatar Quarter complex. Inside the museum, guests can drink fragrant tea from a samovar and taste Tatar desserts such as the traditional chak-chak. While guests drink tea and sample desserts, the guides share stories and examples about the typical ancient Tatar peoples’ everyday life, traditions, customs.

Another hand was placed not visible near the temple of all religions of Ildar Khanov.

Siberia - Novosibirsk

Novosibirsk end of January -14.8 ° F (-26 ° C). Alexandre Nevsky Cathedral (Sobor Alexandra Nevskogo). A clay hand was placed in a column near the entrance for eternity.

The hands are made of clay speckle brownstone from the brand Highwater Clays - French broad river - Asheville, North Carolina - USA

Speckled brownstone clay

some of them are covered with glaze produced at the Morean Center for Clay, St Petersburg, Florida 

Lucky Hands


Saint Petersburg

Tikhvin cemetery

Tombstone of Alexander Borodin

performance #1

Tikhvin Cemetery is a historic cemetery in the centre of Saint-Petersburg. It is part of the Alexander Nevsky Lavra and contains a large number of burials, including many notable Russian figures.

Alexander Borodin is a romantic composer, "The Mighty Handful", In the Steppes of Central Asia, Prince Igor.