FRAC Champagne-Ardenne

Dialogues contemporains (Contemporary Dialogues)

Dialogues contemporains (Contemporary Dialogues)

From 22 May to 8 September 2024

Dialogues contemporains - Aujourd’hui, les dix hauts lieux de la mémoire nationale (Contemporary Dialogues - The Ten High Places of National Memory Today)

Nicolas Daubanes and the 3 FRACs of the Grand Est

European Centre of Deported Resistance Members - Former Natzweiler Camp, Struthof / Natzwiller (67)

Exhibition opening on Tuesday 21 May 2024 at 6pm

With works by Lida Abdul, Patrice Alexandre, Francesco Arena, Marc Bauer, Peggy Buth, Miriam Cahn, Edith Dekyndt, Tom Drahos, Peter Fischli & David Weiss, Joséphine Kaeppelin, Jiro Nakayama, Anne and Patrick Poirier, Didier Rittener, Nathalie Savey and Max Schmitz from the collections of the three FRACs in the Grand Est region of France, as well as works by Nicolas Daubanes.

Echoing the works created by Nicolas Daubanes as part of his residency with the National Office for Veterans and Victims of War, with the exhibition Dialogues contemporains, the three FRACs of the Grand Est region open up a meeting space, an artistic and contemporary counterpoint to the history of the Struthof, around questions of the unspeakable, of dehumanisation and of memories, both individual and collective…