Attraction (*signed*)

@ Daufresne, Damien

N/A - AV027-2


Presentation by Origini Edizioni:

" Movement of body in dance here becomes the ritual with which we try to overcome the gravitational pull: dance is a representation of the myth of flight, of lightness. And this continuous physical struggle of the mass against the attractive force of the ground, of the artist against the tireless search for answers, is the very soul of movement.

This book is itself a paper representation of movement: it is a diaphragm, a rhythm of breathing: a very long Concertina [in its "Collector's Edition" version] that through the body of Dominique Mercy whispers « dance, dance, otherwise we are lost » [Pina Bausch]. "

We are offering here copies of the "trade edition" only, which is thread-bound, with several gatefolds. Only the "Collector's Edition" mentioned in the presentation above is produced as a Concertina-fold or Leporello. This book includes a thrown-in sheet of texts and a photography placed in a glassine enveloppe. Texts in English and French.

A full presentation of the Leporello of the "Collector's Edition" is available on Damien Daufresne's website.

PLEASE NOTE: The books published by Origini Edizioni are handmade; they can show some minor imperfections related to the artisanal production.

60 pages, several gatefolds - Softcover in paper "slipcase" or enveloppe

Origini Edizioni, 2020 (130 copies)

Format : 18 x 31 cm

*Signed & Numbered*

New - Condition: see note above

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Daufresne, Damien

Damien Daufresne is a French photographer who includes video and drawing in his work, forming multimedia experiences, especially as part of the collective "Temps Zéro". He has published several books, including collective publications as part of "Temps Zéro". In 2017, he self-publishes "Rumeurs" in collaboration with Marie Sordat. Then in 2020, the Italian publisher Origini Edizioni releases his first personal photobook "Attraction". © Portrait taken from the website  Art Foto Mode (uncredited)
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