Cernuschi Video Art #2: Survivances
From the 16 21 2018 October
As part of the program outside the walls of Asia Now, the Cernuschi Museum, art museum of Asia of the city of Paris, and the Society of the friends of the museum Cernuschi propose a cycle of projections intended to make discover the public the stylistic and technical diversity of video art in the Far East.
This second edition of Cernuschi Type Video is devoted to the theme of history and its ghostly, sometimes traumatic, presence in contemporary Asian societies. The animated films and those made in real shots selected this year thus testify to the reappropriation of their heritage by the artists and the public, the memory of the wars that tore the continent and the way in which the new generations are inhabited by this past.
New General view of Mount Geumgang (2009) by Lee Lee Nam is screened in the permanent rooms of the 10h Museum at 18h.
The other films are continuously visible in the museum's auditorium from 10h20 to 18h00:
Qiu Anxiong, The new book of mountains and sea, 2006, 30 '
Jun Nguyen-Hastushiba, Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas: Battle of Easel Point- Memorial Project Okinawa, 2003, 15 '
Yee Sookyung, Adventure Iceland 2004, 2004, 20 'Dinh Q. Le, Everything is a re-enactment, 2015, 26 'Sun Xun, The Shock of time, 2006, 5 '