© Damien Daufresne & Marie Sordat

Group Exhibition

»Rumeurs«

Damien Daufresne & Marie Sordat

Opening: Thursday, February 16, 2017, 18:30h (Facebook Event)
Exhibition: February 17 – March 19, 2017
Finissage: Sunday, March 19, 2017, 16h
Opening hours: Thu & Fri 16-18h, Sat 11.30-13.30h, and by appointment
Admission free
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Description

A rumor (rumeur) is an ensemble of noises, sounds or news coming from a place whose origin is unknown or uncertain, and of which the veracity cannot be proven. It spreads, repeats & transform itself with time and with word of mouth which promote it.

Fotofabrik Bln-Bxl has invited us to exhibit some work together. Therefore we started playing a game of Ping-Pong between the two cities – Brussels & Berlin : a first picture was sent, bringing another one in reaction, and so on.
This is how, over time this whole process lead to this selection of photographs.

Marie and Damien, December 2016

MARIE SORDAT

Born in France in 1976, lives and works in Belgium.
Her images are part of the national french and belgians collections.
Since 2004, her work has been published, projected and exhibited in museums, galeries and festivals: Espace Contretype, Botanique, Palais Royal, Bozar, 44 Gallery, International Biennale of Photography and Visual Arts of Liège, Rencontres d’Arles, Tbilisi Photo Festival, Angkor Photo Festival…
In 2012, MotherLand enters the Bnf and obtains the Jury’s selection of the Virginia Price .
In 2015, she published her Monography EMPIRE at Editions Yellow Now.
She althought teaches photography at Insas, for which she curated exhibitions and organize conferences with the greatest belgians photographers every year. She’s actually working as an independant curator for the Museum of Botanique. Her work is represented by Box Galerie.

DAMIEN DAUFRESNE

Born in Paris in 1979.
He studied drawing and painting, etching, photography and video in Paris at the Ensad and New-York at the SVA. He has collaborated for more than ten years with different publishers (Fata-Morgana; Delpire; La Diseuse…) and has seen his work featured in several galleries (Sabine Puget, Berthet-Aittouarès and currently with Guigon Gallery in Paris).
Winner in 2003 of the ENSAD Leica-Price for a photographic essay echoing James Joyce’s “Ulysses”.
Taking pictures and filming – using analog technology -, he prints his pictures in the darkroom, draws with charcoal on paper, carves on metal or wood and prints with ink.
Since 2006 he is based in Berlin, as a photographer, painter and engraver.

Upcoming exhibition at Fotofabrik Bln-Bxl:
»Fragments« hannah goldstein & Sara Lamens
Opening: Thursday, April 6, 2017, 18:30h

Event Details

Fotofabrik Bln-Bxl
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Weisestraße 30, 12049 Berlin, Germany

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