A Study in Scarlet — Exposition collective

Exhibition

Drawing, publishing, film, installation...

A Study in Scarlet
Exposition collective

Ends in 2 months: May 17 → July 22, 2018

Cosey Fanni Tutti (b. 1951 in Kinston-up on-Hull, England) is well known as a member of the English group Throbbing Gristle, which had a significant impact on the late 1970s’ experimental music scene. Besides her musical activities, Cosey developed a unique body of work defined by her actions within the pornographic industry.

A Study in Scarlet was conceived as a nebula of works revolving around Cosey Fanni Tutti’s artistic legacy, looking at its influences (Beat Generation, Fluxus), companions (COUM Transmissions, Monte Cazazza) and contemporaries (Karen Finley), while crossing various issues or strategies also used in more recent practices: infiltrating an institution or industry (artistic, pornographic, musical), integrating the body into a production line, overturning a norm by exacerbating it or making it redundant, self-representing and self-defining one’s own identity, ‘pro-sex’ feminism, the visibility of women on radical music scenes, etc. […]

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Exhibition curator : Gallien Déjean

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22 rue des Alouettes

75019 Paris

T. 01 76 21 13 41

www.fraciledefrance.com

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Opening hours

Wednesday – Sunday, 2 PM – 7 PM
Late night and drinks : 1st Wednesday of each month (except opening dates) until 9pm

Admission fee

Free entrance

The artists

  • Lili Reynaud-Dewar
  • Brice Dellsperger
  • Brion Gysin
  • Robert Morris
  • Harun Farocki
  • Lynda Benglis
  • Meret Oppenheim
  • Hendrik Hegray
  • Christophe De Rohan Chabot
  • Cosey Fanni Tutti
And 19 others…