For a free circulation of bodies and desires
1) More and more walls are built between those who have (nearly) everything and those who have (nearly) nothing.
2) Misogyny and homophobia (even hidden behind with a good conscience) are walls erected between bodies and desires...
The event is made of different spaces of time, in Friche la Belle de Mai in Marseilles in November 2014. The international Encounters will take place November 7th to 11th. This central part of the event welcome more and more spectators, in a space we try to make as friendly as possible. The exhibition of video installations will last until November 30th.
EXHIBITION OF VIDEO INSTALLATIONS
Schizophrenia Taïwan 2.0
14 installations by 14 artists from the media arts scene from Taiwan. (2nd & 3rd floor Tour Panorama, November 7th to 30th)
Bodies and desires
15 installations by 14 international artists (Germany, Brazil, Finland, France, Hungary, Japan, Pakistan, Palestine, Portugal, USA)(Studio & Cartonnerie November 7th to 15th)
+ 1 installation by Nicolas Clauss (Vitrine Espace Culture, 6th to 30)
7 performances/Actions/Lectures by international artists (Belgium, Canada ,France, Malta, Syria)(Cartonnerie 7th to 11th)
159 Video by international artists dealing in a poetical way about the free circulation of bodies and desires, coming for 44 countries (South Africa, Algeria, Germany, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Cyprus,Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Equator, Finland, France, Ghana, Great Britain, Greece, India, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Morocco, Pakistan, Palestine, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Ukraine, USA, Venezuela. (Cartonnerie 7th to 11th)
to Vidéodrome November 20th and 27th (18 video) and 4 screenings for young spectators in October and November (52 video);
in the Gallery [.BOX] in Milano (Italy) November 7th to 13th (8 video)
on the WEB TV Visual Container November 13th to December 10th (15 video)
a total of 252 video art works out of of 1386 received for the selection
Monday, November 10th, from 9.30am to 11pm, will be a special day for debates, encounters, screenings, performances, on the theme of the circulation of bodies and desires,
co-organised with REF (France Euromed Network) and the group “Thoughts and practices” initiated by the René Seydoux Foundation.
A day shared with international artists, academics, professionals and users of associations working on issues as immigration, refugees, homosexualities, transgender, transsexuality..