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UCG
Under Construction Gallery
Paris , Paris, +1 more

Statement

First solo show of Amélie Scotta

Press Release

I grew up in what is called a “dormitory town”, then lived in apartments in the popular districts of Strasbourg, Paris or Brussels. For better or worse, my eyes were fed by the urban: the gray sidewalks, the cramped spaces, the light of the metro, but also its architecture and its inhabitants in all their diversity.

My last works deal about architecture and madness. From the excesses of the …

I grew up in what is called a “dormitory town”, then lived in apartments in the popular districts of Strasbourg, Paris or Brussels. For better or worse, my eyes were fed by the urban: the gray sidewalks, the cramped spaces, the light of the metro, but also its architecture and its inhabitants in all their diversity.

My last works deal about architecture and madness. From the excesses of the towers and stadiums to the uncontrollable proliferation of apartment buildings, man seems to be overwhelmed and subjected to this ​energy-consuming​ machine that he has built himself. Built on record …

Location

6, Passage des Gravilliers
Paris , FR