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Ermitologie

Concept, Staging and Sculptures

Clédat & Petitpierre

Ermitologie

© Yvan Clédat

The coexistence of sculptural objects and concealed bodies forms the genesis of the work of visual and performative artists Yvan Clédat and Coco Petitpierre. In Ermitologie, the hero of the fable is a hermit transfigured into Giacometti’s The Walking Man, who hankers after the Palaeolithic “Venus of Willendorf”. They are accompanied by a robot-monster straight out of Max Ernst’s painting The Temptation of Saint Anthony, as well as their odd pet, a plant-ball. A vibrant and sculptural universe is created, from which emerges a veritable lexicon of the senses.

15 – 19 novembre 2017

PREMIERE 2017

 

With support from the Fondation d’entreprise Hermès programme “New Settings”.

Concept, Staging and Sculptures

Yvan Clédat & Coco Petitpierre

With

Erwan Ha Kyoon Larcher, Coco Petitpierre, Sylvain Riéjou

Sound

Stéphane Vecchione

Lights

Yan Godat

Assisted by

Sébastien Marc

Performance times

Wednesday to Friday 7:30pm

Saturday 6pm

Sunday 3:30pm

Running time (estimated)

1 hour 15 minutes

Auditorium

Plateau de la grande salle

Premiered 14 August 2017 at far° festival des arts vivants (Nyon, Suisse).