ONE OF THE FIRST PROJECT OF JEAN-MICHEL CRAPANZANO / METAMATRIX ARTLAB IN 2011:"TOSCA", A PROJECT INITIATE BY SCHUNCK MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, HEERLEN (NL), IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MAASTRICHT VIA2018.

 

CONTEXT: RETROSPECTIVE NIKI DE SAINT-PHALLE.SCHUNCK ORGANIZED A CONTEST BETWEEN SEVERALS SCHOOLS OF THE EUREGIO: THE NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM AND GERMANY. INSPIRED BY “HON: A CATHEDRAL” FROM NIKI DE SAINT-PHALLE, STUDENTS WERE INVITED TO CONCEIVE A CONTEMPORARY INTERACTIVE SCULPTURE.

INSTITUT SAINT LAURENT FROM LIEGE ( BELGIUM) WON. JEAN-MICHEL CRAPANZANO INVITED TO BE THE ARTISTIC ADVISOR OF THE PROJECT :

 -COORDINATION AND WORKSHOP'S ORGANIZATION AT THE METAMATRIX ARTLAB WITH THE STUDENTS.

-REALIZATION OF VIDEO DOCUMENTARY AND PROFESSIONNAL PHOTOCESSION.

-TECHNICAL AND CONCEPTUAL ADVICES ABOUT VISUAL REALISATION AND INTERACTIVITY.

-3D ANIMATIONS

-CREATION OF LOGO OF TOSCA.

 

”TOSCA” IS A REFLEXION ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY, INDUSTRIAL HUMAN’S ACTIVITIES AND IT’S EFFECT ON EARTH. THE ENTIRE SCULPTURE IS MEANED TO BE USE AS EXPERIMENTAL PLATFORM : INSIDE, EACH ROOM IS BUILT LIKE AN ORGAN. PUBLIC INVITED TO FOLLOW WORKSHOPS, CREATIVE ART INTERVENTIONS.