A travers elle

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Magali Sanheira is born in 1977 and she is graduated of the École Nationale Supérieure d’Arts Paris-Cergy. Magali Sanheira’s practice is part of a multi-disciplinary field. She considers sound as a sculptural material in its own right, allowing her to work on a new dimension: the acoustic space. Magali Sanheira developed her research on the most basic, simple forms and volumes to dissect and analyze the processes surrounding us. She bases her production on transformation of failures and equipment exchange. Read more

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«During my navigations in rebuilding neighborhoods, I have a special interest in construction machines and in theirs landscapes. I play with scales, hollow antinomy , dismisses the tools of their function, and moves them in another environment. A travers elle is a sculpture inspired by a circular saw blade. Through a slanted picture rail , she creates a recombinatorial scenography. The usually sound generator tool is amplified here to capture and transmit the vibrations of its environment. The sculpture becomes environmentally sound mirror.»

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Weight 4.2 kg
Dimensions 100 x 5 x 71 cm
Collection curated by:

Ewen Chardonnet






Wenge wood veneer, steel, inclined cyma, Field recordings, audio broadcast system


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