Each year, Techne invites a variety of guests to campus. These professionals are considered artists in residence even if their focus goes beyond art. During their stay, they present to students and the public, run workshops, and offer their cannon of work for use at collaborative Techne events.
Details to be announced
Presentation will be held on October 4 at 7pm, in 640 Clemens Hall on North Campus
Based in Avignon and Lyon, Christian Giriat is artist and director. He is one of the founding members of the Théâtre Mobile - France. He has staged more than thirty plays by French and international playwrights. His latest productions are Night Sings its Songs by Jon Fosse and Homme sans But by Arne Lygre. Together with the visual artist and choreographer Catherine Crochet, he was in residence at the Flaxart Studio in Belfast (Northern Ireland) in 2006 and 2007 and has been going back to work there on a regular basis for his last work An Eyeless City. He has been co-designer with Franck Bauchard and Emmanuel Guez in 2011 of Finnegans Rupture(s) full and continuous reading of Finnegans Wake written by James Joyce. He is artistic advisor at the "Centre National des Ecritures du Spectacle" - La Chartreuse of Villeneuve Lez Avignon.
Finnegans Waves will held on November 1, from 12 pm-12 am at Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center.