Presentation by Gwinzegal: [translation L'Ascenseur Végétal]
"In this work, Alexandra Catiere confronts absence, and a presence that can no longer be, in a state of unstability where different times are placed on top of each other, merge and get mixed together.
Her photographs do not have a present, they invite us to put our daily life at a distance and it suddenly becomes insignificant and too conventional. And, what is beyond our certainties, reaffirmed day after day in our well-organized worlds, suddenly takes the appearance of a humanity that is bothering because it is repressed.
Day after day « we go on our way », so that we do not allow ourselves being « corrupted » by what is beyond our understanding. Until chance, fate, or impromptu events come and puts down our beautiful constructions. Then our eyes can perceive again the complexity, the precariousness, the fragility of what makes us exist.
The strength in Alexandra Catiere's work is to put us in front of our selves, in front of the other, in an alterity that is neither commanding or peremptory. She entrusts us with her perception, like an invitation to never look away again."
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96 pages - Softcover
Format : 22 x 31.7 cm
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