From the city-wide subterranean necropolis of the Alyscamp in Arles to William Burroughs who cut his fingers thinking of Van Gogh's ears, the lecture of Pierre-Alexandre Mateos & Charles Teyssou unveils a french southern gothic delta that has chosen the eponymous town as its epicenter.
Friday, 28 October
3:30 p. m. - 3:55 p. m.
Corferias (Avenida La Esperanza with Carrera 39)
Pierre-Alexandre Mateos and Charles Teyssou (France)
Pierre-Alexandre Mateos and Charles Teyssou are a duo of curators and writers based in Paris. In addition to curating the inaugural Conversations program of Paris+ by Art Basel they are currently working on Paris Orbital, a live program at Bourse de Commerce – Pinault Collection and the ongoing archives Arles Terminal City (arlesterminalcity.com), LUMA Foundation, Arles. They are also preparing a publication devoted to the links between sexual dissidence, art and architecture titled Cruising Pavilion and an exhibition on Sibylle Ruppert at Blue Velvet Projects, Zurich.