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Deep see blue surrounding you / Vois ce bleu profond te fondre

  • TUE - SUN
    10 AM - 6 PM
  • Giardini
  • Admission with ticket

Commissioner: Institut français with the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Culture.
Curator: Martha Kirszenbaum. 
Exhibitor: Laure Prouvost.


Deep See Blue Surrounding You / Vois Ce Bleu Profond Te Fondre. Laure Prouvost has imagined a liquid and tentacular pavilion structured around a reflection on who we are, where we come from, and where we are headed. It discloses an escapist journey towards an ideal elsewhere, and challenges the representation of a fluid and globalised world, in which diverse unveiled and shared realities intermingle. A fictional film was produced over the course of a road trip on horseback through France, with performances by characters of different ages and from different backgrounds, with specific acting skills. A sculptural in situ installation enriches and develops the film in the space and the context of Venice – a floating city built on water and by water, a city of facade and backstage – and the Biennale with its notion of representation both appear as sources of inspiration. Lâchons les chevaux!

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