MiMa 53

Koffie & Ambacht, Rotterdam


Dead Plants & Living Objects door Pierre Berthet & Rie Nakajima We zagen dit project van dit duo in Basel, werkelijk fantastisch! Ze beschrijven zichzelf het best: “Tin cans, whistles, locomotive suspension springs,porcelain bowls, compressor top bells, ping pong balls,agave dry leaves, sponges, steel wires, branches,paper foils, plastic bags, silver papers, pink gloves,piano, balloons, buckets, feathers, water, scraps, peebles,flower pots, guitar, metal tubes, paulownia tree seeds, pearls,bamboo sticks, logs, bones, stones, filter queens… RN and PB have been creating various ways to vibrate thingsso that their acoustic shadows dance around: invisible air volumesthat reshape constantly, move in the space, enter in the most secret places and inside ourselves.A way to get closer to things inherent spirits is to listen to them.Eventually encouraging them to produce sounds and resonate by various means:to hit, caress, shake, beat, scrape, scratch, claw, boil, clap, rattle, rock, throw,…”