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What possible link could there be between a snail perched on the bow of a famous viola player, and a deformed wine glass that invites us to contemplate its unusual form, while impressing upon us that its inability to fulfill its primary function results from the form itself?

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The Poetry of Geopolitics

What possible link could there be between a snail perched on the bow of a famous viola player, and a deformed wine glass that invites us to contemplate its unusual form, while impressing upon us that its inability to fulfill its primary function results from the form itself? If we are to answer this question raised by this exhibition by Anri Sala, we need to immerse …

The Poetry of Geopolitics

What possible link could there be between a snail perched on the bow of a famous viola player, and a deformed wine glass that invites us to contemplate its unusual form, while impressing upon us that its inability to fulfill its primary function results from the form itself? If we are to answer this question raised by this exhibition by Anri Sala, we need to immerse ourselves in the context.

The snail is the focus of the film If and Only If (2018), in which the camera follows its slow progression ­—a sort of paradoxical road movie— from the bottom to the top of the …

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10 rue Charlot
Paris, FR
Monday, Sunday, Closed
Tuesday–Saturday, 11am–7pm