Burning Van Abbe Museum - 1

 

Burning Van Abbe Museum - 1



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Burning Van Abbe Museum (Xavier de Richemont )
GLOW - International Forum of Light in Art and Architecture
Eindhoven 2011 - 6th Edition - 'Illusion and reality'
Due to the dedication of CityDynamiek Eindhoven, from November, 5th to 12th, 2011, the city center of Eindhoven turns again into a forum of interventions, installations, performances and events based on the phenomena of artificial light.
Location: van Abbemuseum
About the project:

This work by Xavier de Richemont was the opening act at the launch of GLOW in 2006. Because five years ago only a few people have actually seen it, this year a repetition follows.

A performance on the outer walls of the Van Abbe Museum suggests the building is on fire and burns within minutes. The projection is strong and closely matches the shape of the building, so the actual structure of the museum disappears and the fire looks genuine.

With this work De Richemont refers to a quote from Pablo Picasso, where he calls for burning down the museums, because creativity is only locked up here. By taking down the proverbial walls, the gap between art and audience can be closed. The accompanying music is inspired by a composition of Claude Débussy.

From Glow 2011 website.

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Date de prise de vue | 09/11/2011 20:03:33 |
appareil | Nikon D7000 |
vitesse d'exposition | 25 sec |
ouverture | f/10.0 |
longueur focale | 36mm (cadrage équivalant : 54mm) |
sensibilité | 400 ISO |

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