Artists Remake the World
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The Author : Luc Clément

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Luc Clément acquired extensive experience in communication at major groups (Havas, Publicis) and independent structures before forming his own agency in Nice. An expert in brand name history, he possesses solid skills in the world of creation. In 2001, he founded ‘Le Dojo’, an experimental contemporary art space where he collaborated with numerous artists and musicians on in situ projects, throwing bridges and prompting interactions between the artistic sphere and private business. These collaborations put the spotlight on various original artists such as Céleste Boursier Mougenot, Matthieu Mercier, Nicolas Moulin, Vincent Epplay and, in association with Arnaud Maguet, performances by Jac Berrocal, Xavier Boussiron, Lee Ranaldo, Aki Onda and many more. He is now Associate Editor and Head of Publication for the magazines Marie Claire and Marie Claire Maison Méditerranée.

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Chronicle by Luc Clément
USA
USA
03 April 2018

Dan Peterman: art, science and activism

Chronicle by Luc Clément

Autumn 2017, on the initiative of his Department of Arts, Science and Culture, the University of Chicago presents Slipping and Jamming by the artist Dan Peterman. Commissioned for the 2nd Chicago Architecture Biennial, the work is made up of thousands of elements of recycled plastic dubbed Z-Forms, each once cut into a Z shape. Why? To make stable objects, not through an arrangement of ordinary individual elements, but with random disorderly configurations that end up evoking a liquid volume.

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