I.I.I.I.
I. I. I. I.
International Institute for Important Items
Louise Hervé & Chloé Maillet


Spectacles without objects, 32′, 2016 / Spectacles sans objet, 2016
 
Spectacles without objects, 32′, 2016 / Spectacles sans objet, 2016
 
Spectacles without objects, Kunsthal Aarhus installation view, 2016 / Spectacles sans objet au Kunsthal Aarhus, 2016

NEWS


L’éternité par les astres, April 22 – August 27 2017
Centre d’Art Les Tanneries, Amilly (FR) ++
In his book Eternity by the stars Auguste Blanqui writes about astronomy and the revolution in parallel universes… Curator Lea Bismuth selected Spectacles without objects, by Louise Hervé and Chloé Maillet (2016) as part of her show based on the book in Centre d’art les Tanneries (Amilly). On June 24, the choir Camera Sei will perform saint-simonian songs live at nightfall.
Performance (in French) with Camera Sei June 24 2017++
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Boa-Sorte, May 06 – October 2017
Fundação Eugénio de Almeida, Evora (P) ++
For the second part of the exhibition « Good Luck with your natural, combined, attractive
and truthful attempts  » at Fundação Eugénio de Almeida in Evora (Portugal), curated by Filipa Oliveira and Elfi Turpin, we’ll present our film Spectacles without Objects (2016) as well as a performance, A side/B side. Several times during the exhibition, and starting on the opening night, a performer tells the story of the Saint-simonian’s spectacles in 1831, and of the Meditateurs, a radical group of painters in the years after the French revolution, while playing a vinyl record with a selection of their songs.
Performance (in Portuguese) May 06 2017
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Potemkin Palace, May 19 – August 20 2017
National Gallery, Sofia (BG) ++
As part of a selection of artists nominees or winners of the Prix Fondation d’entreprise Ricard, we’ll present a 35mm narrative slideshow, « The performance of the Saint-simonians » in Sofia’s National Gallery (BG). The performance A side will take place on several week ends during the exhibition, starting on May 20, for European museum night. A performer tells the story of the Saint-simonian’s spectacles in 1831, while playing a vinyl record with a selection of the songs they wrote during their commune.
Performance (in English and Bulgarian) May 20 (4pm and evening), June 03 (4pm), June 17 (4pm), July 01 (5.15pm), August 5 (4pm) 2017





I. I. I. I. 2017