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Hrefna Björg Gylfadóttir
Photos by
Pierre Coulibeuf

Published July 19, 2016

Pierre Coulibeuf, a French visual artist and filmmaker, exhibits four magical video installations focusing on the often opaque relationship between an individual and the world. The video pieces, made between 1995 and 2008, are inspired by various artistic collaborators, in fields from choreography and theatre to photography. Each tries to take parts from reality and put them back together in a new shape, to yield new insight.

At Verksmiðjan á Hjalteyri from July 16 to August 1 — Admission: Free! 


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