Vivien Roubaud

Exhibition

Installation

Vivien Roubaud

Past: May 21 → July 24, 2015

Vivien Roubaud defines himself as a “general handyman” : he selects and collects products gone to wast and fixes, combines and hybrids them to obtain “non-productive” machines, which are still animated thanks to the technical protocols that enabled their creation. Disfunction is a creative force, technologies are deconstructed to become techne, media: pieces from refrigerators and air conditioners produce an ice sculpture; a divided printer marks the floor, deconstructs the layout, changes its repositories; a crazy electric wire, dancing in space, animates some neons … Frantic works, which find their “balance in catastrophe”.

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Born in 1986, he recently graduated from the Villa Arson (National School of Fine Arts at the Villa Arson), in Nice, France. He obtained the Emerige Révélation award in 2014.

  • Opening Thursday, May 21, 2015 6 PM → 9 PM
03 Le Marais Zoom in 03 Le Marais Zoom out

17-19 rue Michel Le Comte


75003 Paris

T. 01 53 79 06 12 — F. 01 53 79 06 19

www.insituparis.fr

Arts et Métiers
Hôtel de Ville
Rambuteau

Opening hours

Tuesday – Saturday, 11 AM – 7 PM

302x284 hands on design original

The artist

  • Vivien Roubaud