Versailles et les Eaux de l'Antiquité

Aix en Provence - Audiovisuel - photographie - From June 29th to September 20th - Free

The Spa Thermes Sextius opens its doors to british photographer Mercedes Parodi for a new exhibition presenting imagery from Part II of her ‘Versailles' project.

Within the unique complex of the Spa, at the original site of the Roman Baths, the magnificent statues of Versailles, also referencing roman antiquity, are ‘mise en scène' in a cosmic environment composed of abstractions of water and light.

Mercedes Parodi proposes theatrical imagery which brings together and juxtaposes contemporary abstraction and monumental past creation. Inspired by her sensorial perception of a universe more celestial than terrestrial, the photographer places the gods of the gardens of Versailles into an alternative extra-dimensional space. These large format compositions, presenting water in fusion with light, evoke the invisible forces around us and the vast intangible nature of the order of things.

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  • Organiser

    Thermes Sextius

    Cs 80889
    55 avenue Des Thermes

    13627 Aix en Provence

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    Thermes Sextius
    Cs 80889
    55 avenue Des Thermes

    13627 Aix en Provence

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    • 04 42 23 81 82
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    04 42 95 11 33

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