Alliance Française Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES 2019
ARGENTINA

L’esprit du livre / El espíritu del libro
(The spirit of the book)

Exhibition: Edible Rituals
Intallation: sculpture The spirit of the book

Exhibition, 50 digital prints  Ephemeral edible sculptures 1967-2019

Creation and setting up of a giant book. French and Spanish handwritten words by D.Selz on paper. Words « planted » with sticks on the surface of the book.

The spirit of the book is a poetry / sculpture that suggests the language learning, the magic of words.

Debate:
Alliance Française Library

Thanks:
Nathalie Lacoste-Yebra, director Alliance Française, Buenos Aires
Yann Lorvo, cultural attaché of the French Embassy in Argentina
Oriane Tramuset, cultural manager Alliance Française, Buenos Aires
The team: Jeanne Jezequel, Manaïg Menthonnex
Francisco Armendariz, manager administrator
Emiliano Cavalieri, technician & logistics
Patricia Gauduchon, Dorothée Selz technician with Arturo Diaz, technical assistant
Manuel Vazquez, pastry chef
Alexis Yebra, artist

Auteur :
March Mazzei

L’esprit du livre / El espíritu del libro
(The spirit of the book)

Exhibition: Edible Rituals
Intallation: sculpture The spirit of the book

Exhibition, 50 digital prints  Ephemeral edible sculptures 1967-2019

Creation and setting up of a giant book. French and Spanish handwritten words by D.Selz on paper. Words « planted » with sticks on the surface of the book.

The spirit of the book is a poetry / sculpture that suggests the language learning, the magic of words.

Debate:
Alliance Française Library

Thanks:
Nathalie Lacoste-Yebra, director Alliance Française, Buenos Aires
Yann Lorvo, cultural attaché of the French Embassy in Argentina
Oriane Tramuset, cultural manager Alliance Française, Buenos Aires
The team: Jeanne Jezequel, Manaïg Menthonnex
Francisco Armendariz, manager administrator
Emiliano Cavalieri, technician & logistics
Patricia Gauduchon, Dorothée Selz technician with Arturo Diaz, technical assistant
Manuel Vazquez, pastry chef
Alexis Yebra, artist

Auteur :
March Mazzei

Technical information

Book:
High 300 x 190 x 75 cm / High 118,11 x 74,8 x 29,5 in.

Material :
Expanded polystyrene, red and blue icing sugar, words wrtitten on blue paper, edible paper ( papier azyme ), fruits & pastry for special events

© Photos D.Selz