At le Point Perché, The Absolut Company makes it a point of honour to stimulate exchanges between artists and researchers from all over the world in residency in Paris, by way of lectures and debates. The first part of this series, programmed by Nicola Setari and titled Artists' Soapbox Series, in reference to those speakers who, since the 19th century, have been standing on makeshift boxes to improvise their rostrums, has been a great success.
McGinley has come up with a new interpretation of The
John Cage 33 1/3 Project
, inviting the audience to re-tune
and test the twelve turntables installed in le Point Perché. An
unique and interactive acoustic experience !
You were dreaming of
a new kind of cultural guide? Malena Beer has made one for you. For
her performance Un-visible,
the Argentinian artist, who is also a yoga teacher and choreographer,
invites every spectator to let themselves be swept up, eyes shut, by
a kindly performer, for an improvised stroll in several parts of the
Palais de Tokyo and at le Point Perché, during which their sensory
perception, relieved of sight, will increase tenfold.
Some “electrifying” pictures of the Poetry concert. A very beautiful stage presence by Christophe Fiat and Nicolas Fenouillat, who gave an original and generous performative concert at le Point Perché.
A Davide Balula work invariably holds out the promise of an elegant alliance between several domains of art. The French artist, now living in New York, studied not only fine arts but also music, dance and the decorative arts. Which is tantamount to saying that he has several strings to his bow.
It was at le Point Perché in Michael Riedel’s installation “Jacques comité [Giacometti]” that La Fondation Giacometti celebrated its 10th anniversary. All the photos of the meeting with the artist Emmanuel Saulnier, on Wednesday 11 December, as part of the lectures around the notion of "Capturing the Image in Time: Time in the Space of Representation”.
the Night… with Julie Boukobza's guests: Stanislas Aron, founder of Berlinons
Paris, Brice Coudert, co-founder of Concrete, Laurent de
Gourcuff, CEO of Noctis Groupe, Anne-Claire Gallet aka Dactylo, one
of the joint organizers of the Flash Cocotte and Trou aux Biches
nights, Samuel Boutruche, an artist in the Kolkoz duo,
and Hubert Boukobza, former owner of the Bains Douches...
photos of the performances, an exclusive video and
a text by James Lewis, to be discovered...
Beyond the verbal and the rational… In exclusivity, a video captation and photos of the performance by Joachim Montessuis
The preview of the music video “Pleine Lune” [Full moon] at le Point Perché took place on Nov.7, 2013. It was presented in the form of a longer edit (20mn), together with an exclusive live performance by Trésors.
Can you tell us what's Holi is all about and what your film aims at showing here ?
special evening during the ASVOFF Festival at le Point Perché ,
which brought together many leading figures from the worlds of
fashion, art and film around Manish Arora’s first short film,
backed by The Absolut Company in India. Soon available in the
journal, an exclusive interview with Manish Arora...
hitherto unpublished photos of the Special Techno night with the DJs
Petter Molvaer et Moritz von Oswald
the reality of our world, and I find that here, The Absolut Company has really played its part of patron by allowing a
complex installation to exist for as many people as people."
Michael Riedel, excerpt from the interview by Damien Sausset, Le Quotidien de l'art, 15 July 2013
first pictures of le Point Perché… Inauguration on July 11!