Always in a ludic approach of daily life, the artist proposed to Besançon’s Grande Rue passerby to participate to a mandala chewing-gums creation. She was inspired by catch-gum panel installed in town, a local initiative born in 2007.
Bien Urbain 8
1 month: From 8th june to 8th july 2018
Site: Hôp Hop Hop (Besançon, FR)
Associate artist: Brad Downey (US)
16 guest artists : Christian Eisenberger (AUT), Julien Fargetton (FR), John Fekner (US), Somaticae (FR), Olivier Grossetête (FR), Deana Kolenčiková (CZ), Cie La Méandre (FR), Jérôme Fino (FR), Igor Ponosov (RU), Yevgen Samborsky (UKR), Santiago Sierra (ES), Helmut Smits (NL), Brad Troemel (US), Vladimir Turner (CZ), Jazoo Yang (KOR), Brad Downey (US)
Deana Kolenčiková is interested in current social issues, which she approaches critically and with humor. When it acts in situ, each of its actions is preceded by a long phase of research on local urban space.