Winner of the Audi talents awards 2015, Isabelle Daëron presents "Chantepleure-sur-Seine" on the lawn of the Museum of Decorative Arts. Point phase of its project "Topical or utopian desire to live streams", this facility has a first part of his work on the revaluation of non-potable water network of the City of Paris.
From the mid-nineteenth century, the city adopts a dual water system: drinking water for human consumption and non-potable water taken from the Seine and the Canal de l'Ourcq used for watering green spaces and cleaning. This second network, threatened an abort time as dilapidated and underutilized today requires imagine new uses.
What invent new uses for non-potable water to Paris? Formulating a response in the form of the first two devices, Isabelle Daëron replace the use of the Seine water in our daily lives.
Launched in 2007, the Audi talents awards program supports young creation in contemporary art, design, short films and music for images. Each year, this competition gives four young creators appointed by an independent jury the means to realize, exhibit and publicize their project on the occasion of exhibitions, concerts or screenings, in collaboration with, in particular, the D'Days festival. .
Chantepleure-sur-Seine, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, 103 75001 Rue De Rivoli Paris, Tuesday 31 05 May to Sunday June of 11h00 to 18h00, free access.