#2 Physical: Restitution
From 7th to 11th July 2021
The physical restitution of the 4th edition of the International Digital Art Festival Recto VRso took place on July 7-11 at the Musée-École de la Perrine (Laval, France) on the theme "Virtual exhibition / Real exhibition: Online art". Visitors discovered the 2021 artworks selection in immersive and interactive devices. The exhibition also welcomed artistic performances and moments of activation with collaborative or experimental artworks. Two artists were also invited to take over the Bateau-Lavoir, unique place in Europe, for an In Situ exhibition.
Musée-École de la Perrine
Exhibition and performances
The Musée Ecole de la Perrine (10 Allée Adrien Bruneau, 53000 Laval) hosted the main exhibition Recto VRso 2021, a physical restitution of more than 30 artworks that question online art and its exhibition. Recto VRso also welcomed, on the occasion of this 4th edition, artistic performances, moments of activation of experimental or collaborative works, which can hybridize the boundaries between the physical and the virtual.
In this exceptional and unique place in France that is the Bateau Lavoir (Quai Paul Boudet, 53000 Laval), visitors discovered the project of Elhem Younes and Johan Julien as part of the art itinerary. Voyage de l'imaginaire رحلة الخيــــال by Elhem Younes is an exhibition project bringing together a series of plastic and digital works, notably those created as part of the Recto Verso 2020 residency in confinement. Landscapes of Motions by Johan Julien is an exhibition of two series of paintings and digital prints questioning gesture and its representation.
One week of creation
At the Lycée Ambroise Paré (17 rue du lycée, 53000 Laval), students participated in a week of digital and interactive creation with real-time technologies. On 10 and 11 July, the creative work were presented to the public. Participants : Students and teacher-researchers from EUR ArTeC, ATI Arts & Technologies de l’Image – Université Paris 8 and NTHU National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan.
Recto VRso Art Center
Laval Virtual World
The Recto VRso Art Center, the virtual art centre of Recto VRso, organized an exhibition spaces as well as an artistic program that extends the physical exhibition #2 Restitution at the Musée École de la Perrine.