Already three years that a house of the place Marulaz keeps the colored traces of its passage! In June, it’s around the Chamars park that you witnessed his mischievous look…
Bien Urbain 10
3 weeks : from 3rd to 20th June 2021
27 invited artists : 25e art collectif (FR), Adam (SW), Alias Ipin (FR), Anaïs Florin & Botédesîles (FR), Coco Bergholm (ALL), Antonin Hako (FR), Eltono (FR), Erosie (NL), Evelise Millet (FR), Guillaume Bertrand (FR), Helmut Smits (NL), Icy & Sot (IR/US), L.E.O (US), La Folie Kilomètre & Nicolas Filloque (FR), Mardi Noir (FR), Mathieu Tremblin & Cynthia Montier (FR), Mujo Atelier (FR), Nelio (FR), OX (FR), Oxi (FR), Rouge (FR), Small (FR), The Wa (FR).
A conceptual artist, Helmut Smits looks at everyday objects as if he were discovering them every day. By having fun, he creates a dreamlike reading of the world around us. It is with a poetic finesse and a certain minimalism that he challenges and attempts to overturn habits and rationality. The transformations he brings to the public space provoke complex reflections thanks to simple ideas.
Élisa Murcia-Artengo, Nicolas Waltefaugle