duendepr.com news This is not a Love Song (2015) by Didier Faustino for AA School (London)

This is not a Love Song (2015) by Didier Faustino for AA School (London)

[FAUSTINO] This_is_not_a_love_song_2015_01In front of the Architectural Association‘s building, in Bedford Square, the second rendition of This is not a Love Song (first created in Meudon, France in 2014) is presented until December, 12. This pavilion, designed by the architect and artist Didier Faustino is part of his solo show « Undomesticated Places » at the Architectural Association.

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This monochromatic performance-architecture is an open platform in the urban environment, welcoming everyday events to activate its meaning and providing a site in the manner of Speaker’s Corner.  This installation presents a certain approach to performative practice in the closely-linked fields of contemporary art and architecture, representative of Didier Faustino’s obsession with the location of the body in private and public space.

Materials  Steel structure, plywood panels and fluorescent paint

Dimensions  6.2 x 5.4 x 5.3 m – 18m²

Credit Didier Faustino 2015 © ADAGP – Courtesy of artist

www.didierfaustino.com

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Architectural Association

36 Bedford Square

London WC1B 3ES

 Opening times Tuesday to Friday: 10am – 7pm

Saturday: 10am – 3pm

www.aaschool.ac.uk/exhibitions