Dedicated to the long-lasting ties between Mexico
and France, this survey catalogue's common thread is the foundation of a Fourierist
-inspired community in Jicaltepec in the 19th century. The historical event interacts throughout the volume with the works of artists questioning the notions of travel
, exile, relationships and utopia
Works by Marguerite Syamour, Jean Gigoux, Barthélémy Toguo
, Simon Faithfull, Bernard Plossu, Ivan Alechine, Le Corbusier
, Benoît Huot, Bruno Catalano, Carmen Calvo.
Published on the occasion of the eponymous exhibition at Château de Champlitte – musée départemental, from July 2nd, to October 17, 2016.