With its title echoing to Gilles Deleuze
works The Movement Image
and The Time Image
, The Image-Matter
, between philosophy, contemporary art and science, offers tools to create new mental images to understand this new vision of the world shaped by nanotechnologies and help us to do the necessary metamorphosis of our imaginary.
Dominique Peysson (lives and works in Paris) is a researcher and a visual artist. She holds two PhDs, the first one obtained in 1994 in materials physics and the second in 2014 in arts and sciences of art. She is now working on emerging materials for contemporary art at l'École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (ENSAD)
. Her theoretical work is accompanied by a practice in visual art that she feeds by experiments in laboratories. She also works for a think tank on Arts & Sciences research.