Epilogue - Postcards from the Future
Author: Heike Langsdorf, Christophe Meierhans, Christophe Ragg, Sébastien Hendrickx
Publisher: MER. Paper Kunsthalle
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Language: EN / FR / NL
Size: 24 x 17 cm
Epilogue was the closing event of the project Postcards from the Future, realised by the C&H collective in Brussels, during the 2010-11 season, in collaboration with the KVS and about twenty other Bruxellois institutions.
Epilogue is also a book that was launched on 13 June 2012. This book retraces Postcards from the Future’s journey across the 9 different city districts in which the project has taken place, each time involving its inhabitants and users in the realisation of a dedicated postcard/performance.
Postcards from the Future has taken place during an entire year, in collaboration with very diverse populations of the city, in places and at moments remote from another. This book takes up the challenge of gathering this multiplicity within a single bundled work, in order to give to all those who have taken part an overview of what the project has accomplished, partcipants in as much as audience members.
The book does not only document how these 9 performances appeared in the visual realm of the city. Epilogue develops for each one of them the very thematic which has conditionned the most its realisation. The book portraits 9 different interactions with the city, with its different neighborhoods, populations, infrastructures, administrations…