21 of October at 2.30 pm
next to the fountain of the Hôtel de Ville
2400 Le Locle
Artists' sights on the city
[Duration of the walk: about 1h]
Jeanne Schmid [CH] & Gilles Malatray [FR]
In residence at the Locle, at the Luxor Factory during the month of October 2018, Gilles Malatray, sound artist and Jeanne Schmid, visual artist explore the city and decipher it through the filter of their respective artistic practices.
On Sunday 21st October, they will be happy to accompany you on a walk in the Locle. It will be an opportunity to present some peculiarities of the city that allow them to weave an artistic work. It will also be an opportunity to get to know locals and people interested in the practice of urban walks, to exchange on Le Locle, and perhaps to share some knowledge!
Meeting point: 21 of October at 2.30 pm next to the fountain of the Hôtel de Ville
Duration of the walk: about 1h (extension possible)
> LINK TO THE BLOG ECOUTE VOIR LE LOCLE
> LINK TO THE WEBSITE OF GILLES MALATRAY [DESARTSONNANTS]
> LINK TO THE WEBSITE OF JEANNE SCHMID
> LINK TO THE FACEBOOK PAGE OF LUXOR FACTORY
Aims of the association:
Since 2011, the association Luxor Factory has been graciously hosting professional artists from all over the world. In exchange, its residents offer free cultural services. population. The 7th season focuses on street art, not to mention photography, music, street theater and writing.
The Association Luxor Factory in brief
Founded in 2011 in Le Locle (in Switzerland, canton of Neuchâtel), Luxor Factory is a nonprofit organization that considers the artistic creation as an universal vector of meetings and innovations. By anchoring the project in a peripheral region of Switzerland (near the french border), Luxor Factory apprehends the world as an infinite territory of expression.
To promote the mobility of artists and cultures from diverse backgrounds and cultural synergy between the Neuchâtel Mountains and the international art scene, Luxor Factory offers free hosting to foreign creators interested by a residence and a work-room for a maximum period of six months. Preference will be given to foreign professional artists.
More than a home-workshop, the structure offers to its hosts opportunities to discover cultural and social realities of the region, to create links with local artists, cultural actors and, of course, the population. This type of interaction helps to promote the assets of the region. The term "cultural exchange" takes its full meaning.
Aims of the association:
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