Project to come : Arbonirism in Martinique

2021-07-15 18:35:22
Guide Carto Martinique

Terre d’Arts has selected my project “Arbonirism in Martinique” for its 1st edition of the Défi des Créateurs. The theme of this residency in artistic research is the quote “Dreamed country, real country”, taken from an eponymous book by Edouard Glissant: what better subject could I hope for to develop my photographic work of trees, the object of which is precisely the reverie, limit between dream and awakening. I will therefore have the pleasure of going to Martinique to shed light, both literally and figuratively, on the history of this fabulous island through its trees. I can not wait to be there and especially to share the result of my reveries through its flamboyant nature.

In the meantime, the work is already starting: research of essential places, reading of works by Edouard Glissant but also by Aymé Césaire, preparation of the route …