Gilles Tarabiscuité

Cultural Reappropriation

PrizeHonorable Mention in Installation Art
ArtistGilles Tarabiscuité
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This project is part of the pursuit of a formal research in contemporary photography where I explore various avenues to try to free myself from the flatness of photography. To break this forced two-dimensionality, I use several processes: collages, assemblies, stripping, cutting, tearing, crumpling, crimping, etc. I also use three-dimensional surfaces to elevate photography, and increase depth. My work consists of superimposed layers of photographs. Right now, my research is based on the works of Buckminster-Fuller’s use of triangular elements, more specifically geodesic polyhedrons