fontana patrick

Member Since July 27, 2005


For ten years Patrick Fontana choosed to work from excerpts, to remove pieces from debates or conferences. His thoughts become drawings. He tries to work to these concepts and speeches with his own tools, as a plastician, while seeking to give them a visual translation. He takes notes, not written but drawn. He had already experimented this particular kind of research during seminars with various emeritus professors : Jacques Rancière (visual arts), Giorgio Agamben (philosophy), Toni Negri (immaterial work). All these experiments are leading him to work on GRENZE’s project video performance according Karl Marx's Capital :