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 Les Frères Chapuisat Erratique
Texts by Marc-Olivier Gonseth, Arthur de Pury, Yves Rosset, Marie Villemin, Marie Léa Zwallen.
Comic strip by Sacha Goerg.

Published by TATSA.
published in February 2014
bilingual edition (English / French)
17 x 23 cm (softcover)
176 pages (color ill.)
€28.00
ISBN: 978-2-9700900-0-7
EAN: 9782970090007
in stock
 
Artist's book / catalogue.
Published on the occasion of the eponymous exhibitions at CAN and MEN, Neuchâtel (Switzerland), in 2009, and Beaufort04, Nieuport (Belgium), in 2012.

See also Les Frères Chapuisat – In Wood We Trust.
Les Frères Chapuisat (Chapuisat Brothers) received an artistic education abroad for a number of years before ending up in Switzerland in 2001, where their contrasting experiences led them to develop an interest in spatial studies. Their constructions transform space, turning interior and exterior boundaries inside out and toying with the perception of a subjective reality. They demand visitors' active participation, putting them into the position of being an explorer. These environments break down visual and intellectual habits, testing the explorers and obliging them to trust in their senses. Often compared to cocoons or burrows, these installations harbour striking powers. They provoke ambiguous emotional reactions in visitors, like dreams which mingle curiosity, surprise and discomfort.