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Opcje - European social sculpture around a railway line

Opcje – European social sculpture around a railway line

What is it?

What is it?

> The research residencies are a space for exploration. Artists and researchers are invited to exchange, discover and look around, but also to understand the context of the project and the singular conditions which are proposed to them. It is a place of reflection and appropriation. This period will allow artists and researchers to find their place within the...
# 16 Gruppo Tökmag (András Tábori & Tamás Budha) // Artistic ensemble // Budapest, Hungary

# 16 Gruppo Tökmag (András Tábori & Tamás Budha) // Artistic ensemble // Budapest, Hungary

The artistic ensemble Gruppo Tökmag came to existence in 2008, but the two founders, András Tábori and Tamás Budha, have been co-operating on several projects for about 8 years now. In the focus of the group’s activity, public and urban spaces are regarded as open exhibition places containing many different media that can be used...

Team

POINTBARRE : Art direction and coordination // Marta Jonville &Tomas Matauko, Development // Thomas Desmaison Administration // Mélanie Grenaille & Haïria Ahamada Interns // Coraline Guilbeau, Alice Hauret-Labarthe, Margaux Paturel, Aurore Péguin, Yasmina Rakkaby, Paul Maquaire, Nils Clouzeau, Alexis Emery-Dufoug, Małgorzata M. Dudek, Marek Mardosewicz, Mathilde Delanne, Maxime Boulanger, Jean-Marie Le Besq. Website // J.Ch0vin,...
Sylvestre Leservoisier, the stowaway

Sylvestre Leservoisier, the stowaway

Entente for a mechanism / Entente pour un mécanisme Transit Krakow-Muszyna The trip is an abandonment of its souvenirs as the wheel of lanscapes goes by. Everything reconsolidates on itself between two time lapses of a bus, sensations become blunted and confound between here and there. Big lakes take the setting sun, pieces of calm...
MicroCassandre: On the rails again….

MicroCassandre: On the rails again….

On the rails again…. On the rails again….

1 # Deadline – Exhibition in Bakelit Multi Art Center Budapest

Chapter 1 “Deadline” Bakelit Multi Art Center – Budapest Mechanisms for an entente is an interdisciplinary laboratory where artists, architects, philosophers, historians, sociologists, journalists and students from different countries (France, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary and Romania), cultures, and generations, have been invited to create a multiform collective artwork. It analyses the evolving political context that led...
ARTS EN FAC

ARTS EN FAC

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Rue 89 : Traces d’une traversée

Rue 89 : Traces d’une traversée

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Sud-Ouest - Terminus : Entente

Sud-Ouest – Terminus : Entente

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Bordeaux 7 - Un train de vie

Bordeaux 7 – Un train de vie

JUNKPAGE - Ateliers volants et "Hobos Balkaniques"

JUNKPAGE – Ateliers volants et “Hobos Balkaniques”

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NOVA Planete

NOVA Planete

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Setting up the exhibition in Polarium

Setting up the exhibition in Polarium

Program

Program

Exhibition in the train station Exhibition in the train station Bordeaux Saint Jean/ from March 14th to April 7th 2014 03/14/2014 17:00 Opening “Culture en Gare”: Folklórny súbor zo Šarišského Jastrabia + performance of Sylvestre Leservoisier // Train station of Bordeaux Saint Jean. Exhibition in Polarium Exhibition of “Des Ensembles” in Polarium from 14th March...
Culture en Gare Opening of the exhibition in Bordeaux Saint jean Train Station

Culture en Gare Opening of the exhibition in Bordeaux Saint jean Train Station

Opening of the exhibition in Bordeaux Saint jean Train Station
"Des Ensemble " exhibition in Polarium

“Des Ensemble ” exhibition in Polarium

Exhibition “Des Ensembles” in Polarium from mars 14 to april 7 – Curated by Łukasz Białkowski in collaboration with Tomas Matauko & Marta Jonville
Café Pompier - After vernissage

Café Pompier – After vernissage

14/03/2014 à 22:00 After vernissage / Concert Łukasz Jastrubczak +Jakub Pišek + Folklórny súbor zo Šarišského Jastrabia // Café Pompier
Nirght Scool/ Guillaume du Boisbaudry et Janek Sowa

Nirght Scool/ Guillaume du Boisbaudry et Janek Sowa

Lecture of Guillaume Du Boisbaudry “The treatment of human, plants, life,animals” at the Night School Lecture of Janek Sowa : Artist’s remuneration in Europe”
Exhibition - Desmesure Collective in 5UN7 Gallery

Exhibition – Desmesure Collective in 5UN7 Gallery

18/03/2014 18:30 Exhibition of Desmesure Collective in 5UN7 Gallery
Maison de l'Europe - project presentation

Maison de l’Europe – project presentation

17/03/2014 18:00 Maison de l’Europe – project presentation
30 # Łukasz Białkowski // curator // Krakow PL

30 # Łukasz Białkowski // curator // Krakow PL

Łukasz Białkowski (born 1981) – art critic, Ph.D in philosophy, author of essays, reviews and translations. His texts were published in several magazines, catalogues and books. In the years 2010-2011 he was the chief editor of “MOCAK Forum”, an art magazine published by Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków. In the years 2012-2013 he was...

(Français) Vernissage de l’exposition du travail de Desmesure Collective

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Rue 89 - Bordeaux, dernière gare de « Mécanismes pour une Entente »

Rue 89 – Bordeaux, dernière gare de « Mécanismes pour une Entente »

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STV - television report / Slovakia

STV – television report / Slovakia

Cassandre n°95 - automne 2013 // Mozaïques, fantômes et rhizomes

Cassandre n°95 – automne 2013 // Mozaïques, fantômes et rhizomes

Event on election field in Warsaw // press review

Event on election field in Warsaw // press review

http://wiadomosci.onet.pl/warszawa/dzis-pierwsze-swieto-sloikow-w-warszawie/0js97 http://warszawa.gazeta.pl/warszawa/1,34862,14492238,W_srode_Swieto_Sloikow__Zapraszaja_przyjezdnych.html http://wawalove.pl/W-srode-po-raz-pierwszy-obchodzone-bedzie-Swieto-Sloikow-a10720 http://przegladwolski.pl/index.php/2013/08/sloiki-opanuja-wole/ http://www.wola.waw.pl/page/81,aktualnosci-.html?id=3226 http://aktivist.pl/akcja-warszawskie-sloiki-laczcie-sie/ http://www.rdc.pl/informacje/obchody-swieta-sloikow-piknikowali-na-polu-elekcyjnym/ http://polskalokalna.pl/galerie/galerie-zdjec/swieto-sloikow-w-warszawie/zdjecie/duze,1754628,1,1163

WinterTimeline

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Presentation

Presentation

Workshop July/August 2013 : The residencies experiences will be followed by a two-month long workshop involving all participants, with as ultimate aim a multiform collective artwork. This workshop consisted on traveling all over the route of the train line. There was seven stops during the trip : Bucharest, Budapest, Košice, Plaveč Muszyna Krakow and Warsaw....
Participants

Participants

the participants : Agata Dutkowska PL Sociologist Alexis Emery-Dufoug FR Intern EBABX Beáta Kolbašovská SK Artist Cristina David RO Artist Desmesure collective / Agathe & Fred FR Architect & Photographer Edyta MĄSIOR PL Artist Filip Przybyłko PL student Guillaume du Boisbaudry FR Philosophe Jan Sowa PL Sociologist Jarosław Wójtowicz PL student Joanna Bednarczyk PL student...
KINO_WAGON ITINERANT SUMMER PROGRAM - JULY-AUGUST 2013

KINO_WAGON ITINERANT SUMMER PROGRAM – JULY-AUGUST 2013

kino_wagon : imaginary networks Train tracks draw curved lines on the landscape. They delineate the earth with their directing arms and create the possibility of escape. Leaving, gliding along tracks, entering the heart of otherness: apprehending its stories, its physical phenomena, its human movements, its cultural evolution. Making contact and listening to the expressions of...
Gazetapi Warsawa // W środę Święto Słoików. Zapraszają przyjezdnych

Gazetapi Warsawa // W środę Święto Słoików. Zapraszają przyjezdnych

http://warszawa.gazeta.pl/warszawa/1,34862,14492238,W_srode_Swieto_Sloikow__Zapraszaja_przyjezdnych.html
Sud-Ouest // Entente sur toute la ligne

Sud-Ouest // Entente sur toute la ligne

http://www.sudouest.fr/2013/07/12/entente-sur-toute-la-ligne-1112523-1980.php
Presentation

Presentation

> On the 20th of February at 6pm, we launched the open_studio of Mechanisms for an Entente. This studio is lead and organized by Roman Dziadkiewicz, Marta Jonville and Tomas Matauko within the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków. It is composed by students from both Fine Arts schools of Bordeaux and Kraków, guest artists...
29 # Alexis Emery-dufoug // intern EBABX // Bordeaux France

29 # Alexis Emery-dufoug // intern EBABX // Bordeaux France

Conversation about langage with Jarosław Wójtowicz Proposal for Deadline # 4 Football match -> France against the rest of the world Proposal “Machanisms for dissonance”  Participation to “Cooking for an entente” Proposal to climb the Rysy Peak On the Rysy Peak with Seydou Grépinet and Milutinovits László Free Kingdom on the Border One of our...
28 # Paul Maquaire // intern EBABX // Bordeaux France

28 # Paul Maquaire // intern EBABX // Bordeaux France

Paul Maquaire worked with Mario Varga, an inhabitant of Plaveč, Mario Varga is the artist of Plavec, During one month Paul worked with Lujza Magova and Beata Kolbaslova to create an exhibition in Plaveč’s station. Chuchoter dans l’oreille d’un mouton Slovaque – Whisper in the ear of a Slovak sheep from PointBarre asso on Vimeo....
Warsaw

Warsaw

Last night – Closing party at Warszawa Powiśle Jam session with participants of “mechanisms for an entente”, for the last night all together at Warszawa Powiśle kino_wagon workshop #7 – Last stop paradise LAST STOP PARADISE. TERMINUS PARADIS. Day : August 28 Location : Powisle PKP, Warsaw. Duration : 1h28 Program : “La terre” (Zem)...
Plaveč – week #5 – The Place where we are – Spiš et Šariš

Plaveč – week #5 – The Place where we are – Spiš et Šariš

Walk Plaveč – Muszyna Arrival on Muszyn’s cargo train station. “Show me the border” gesture, in reference to the movie “Morgen” from the Romanian director Marian Crisan – Photo Seydou Grépinet Departure from Plaveč’s cargo trainstation. “Show me the border” gesture, in reference to the movie “Morgen” from the Romanian director Marian Crisan – Photo...
Plaveč – week #4 – The Native of Plaveč

Plaveč – week #4 – The Native of Plaveč

DEADLINE #4 Valérie de Saint-Do – On the rails again… Un mois passé d’une aventure qu’il est temps de partager. Tant ces « Mécanismes pour une entente» initiés par deux plasticiens bordelais, Marta Jonville et Tomas Matauko, en Europe centrale, me semblent correspondre aux débats qui ont agité ma vie professionnelle depuis 15 ans, entre...
Plaveč – week #3  –  Same same but Different

Plaveč – week #3 – Same same but Different

Folklórny súbor zo Šarišského Jastrabia- Anova – Plavec – Slovakia from PointBarre asso on Vimeo. Nils Clouzeau Dance with Folklórny súbor zo Šarišského Jastrabia In Anova restaurant Dominika Wilczyńska, Barbara Nawrocka, Małgorzata M. Dudek HARE AND HOUNDS : COLLAGES OF LAYERS #1 – Apply the entente – Apple day Apple is the beginning, the basis,...
Plaveč – week #2 – Configuration, portraits of inhabitants of Plaveč

Plaveč – week #2 – Configuration, portraits of inhabitants of Plaveč

Agathe and Barbara danse in Plavec from PointBarre asso on Vimeo. DEADLINE #3 Łukasz Jastrubczak – Several motives on Letter S If I have been looking for the perfect example of a sculpture ( in terms of this series), I found it in Plaveč Cristina David and Alexis Emery-Dufoug Workshop with the kids of Plaveč...

László Milutinovits – War Ends, Struggle Continues.
The Little Entente and Central Europe in the 1920s.

The present article is looking for answers for the following questions. Why and how the alliance called the ‘Little Entente’ was formed after the First World War? What were its aims? How these conditions influenced Hungary? As the First World War was about the come to its end, the leading powers and other nations in...
Plaveč - week #1 - Beyond the maps, an unexpected twist of Ideology

Plaveč – week #1 – Beyond the maps, an unexpected twist of Ideology

DEADLINE #2 Jan Sowa – An unexpected twist of Ideology Neoliberalism and the collapse of the Soviet Bloc The article addresses the process of neoliberal transformation of the Soviet Bloc in the late 1980-ties and early 1990-ties as analyzed on the example of Poland. Its trajectory generally confirms Loïc Wacquant’s thesis put forward in his...
kino_wagon workshop #7 - Last stop paradise

kino_wagon workshop #7 – Last stop paradise

kino_wagon #7 – Closing screening LAST STOP PARADISE Day : August 28 Location : Powisle PKP, Warsaw. Duration : 1h28 Program : “Zem – Viktor Kubal – 1966 – 8 min. “A blonde in love” (Lásky jedné plavovlásky) – Miloš Forman (CZ/SK) – 1965 – 80 min. Andula is a working-class woman living in a...
Košice

Košice

DEADLINE #1 Edyta MĄSIOR – Fleemarket Visit at Ťahanovce, Košice Text by Valérie de Saint-Do It wasn’t without a little mockery that Mišo Hudak, an artist familiar to non-quite-touristic tours in Košice, introduced us in Ťahanovce, an district of Kosice where visitors don’t usually go. It is situated in the city limits, and supposed to...
kino_wagon #6 RUMORS FROM THE PAST.

kino_wagon #6 RUMORS FROM THE PAST.

kino_wagon #6 RUMORS FROM THE PAST. Location : PLAVEC Duration : 2h12 ⊥ The Presence (Jelenlét) – Mikloś Jancsó (HU) – 1965 – 30 min ⊥ Diary of my children (Napló gyermekeimnek) – Márta Mészáros (HU) – 1984 – 102 min. A woman who is my age goes to Kyrgyzstan and obtains the papers relating...
Budapest

Budapest

Beáta Kolbašovská – This is not an optical illusion Mathieu Lericq – Impacts and Contacts : Variations of skins Now on the tracks. Arrival at Cluj-Napoca. New approaches to the landscape : our nest is a street without road. Like a body without skin. Each day, we see the workers trying hard to put progressively...
kino_wagon workshop #5 - Workers and peasants

kino_wagon workshop #5 – Workers and peasants

kino_wagon #5 WORKERS AND PEASANTS Day : July 17 Location : Tabačka Kulturfabrik, KOŠICE. Program : Sunday’s musicians (Muzykanci) – Kazimierz Karabasz (PL) – 1960 – 9 min. A film about a single rehearsal of an amateur brass band made up of Warsaw tram drivers. Awards: Leipzig IFDAF 1960 – Grand Prix, Syrenka Warszawska (Warsaw...
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca

Arriving in Cluj Napoca on July 6 DEADLINE #0 Here you can read the number 0 of Deadline magazine : Edyta Mąsior – Foot steps and footages On 10th of July 2013 in Cluj (Romania) nearby the crossroads of Septimiu Mureşan and Trandafirilor we saw an abandoned place. It was a place where creative power...
kino_wagon workshop #4 - Moving shadows

kino_wagon workshop #4 – Moving shadows

kino_wagon #4 MOVING SHADOWS Date : 14 of July – 18:00 Location : Budapest, Bakelit Multi Art Center Program : PiRaMidas – Ivan Ladislav Galeta (HU, 1972-1984, 12 min., experiment) Black Train (Fekete vonat) – Pál Schiffer (HU, 1970, 38 min., documentary) Black Train (Fekete Vonat) is a documentary of the train that brings in...