Le Débarras

2011

After having graduated in 2011, I found myself at home, without any studio, without any network and without any tools to work with. This theater piece was written and played in the hope of obtaining the storage room of FRAC Alsace, which I could use to pursue my work.

This piece portrays my first encounter with the director of this FRAC. A dialogue in which I present myself and ask him the only place I could ask for in this kind of institution : the storage room.

I wrote the piece before meeting him, I learned my part, and I played it during our first meeting. At the end of the interview, I gave him the publication.

This piece reveals the strategies which an unknown artist must adopt to raise the interest of an art director and to enter an institution. It portrays the place I had after having finished an art school