Surprised and amused by the posters “fresh paintings” present throughout the city, often glued after the interventions of “anti-graffiti” services, the Czech artist wanted to make a mural! Constantly written in the same size and with the same typography, Deana made a true copy, painting and giant format.
Still visible, on the wall of the exit of the parking of Besançon City Hall, Arsenal side.
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.