AIR residency10 MAR - 30 JUN
49 NORD 6 EST - FRAC LORRAINE, METZ
As part of the annual program of interregional residencies meant to promote and support artists residing or working in the Grand Est region, FRAC Lorraine welcomes Marta Caradec (Alsace).
Collecting real geographic maps, Marta Caradec transforms them by marking them with her own codes and symbols which are universally readable and comprehensible. Produced using artisanal techniques (painting, drawing, cutouts), they transcribe her own interest in structures and modalities of occupying space, in the history of places and their inhabitants. Marta Caradec reappropriates these maps in a subjective way, assigning them a new reading which is both sensory and fragmentary. She elaborates her motifs like a goldsmith, infusing the maps with a forgotten sensuality…