Tribute to Gabriela Conti, Stockholm
HD Video | Stereo | 8 min | 2015
© Agathe Simon
This collective performance took place on February the 8th, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden, during the opening of the Antarctica exhibition by Agathe Simon. On this occasion, artists and officials paid tribute to the famous French-Argentine novelist Gabriela Conti (1974-2010) – who never existed.
Participants: Magnus Bunnskog, Composer & Creative Producer, Laurent Clavel, Head of the French Institute of Sweden, Lara Szabo Greisman, Cultural Attaché of the French Institute of Sweden, Robin McGinley, Musician & Curator, Fredrik Nielsen, Artist & Gallery Owner, Tatiana Stadnichenko, Student at the Royal Academy of Arts.
Directed and Edited by: Agathe Simon
Images & sound: Fredrik Arsaeus Nauckhoff, Agathe Simon
Special Thanks: Audiorama, EMS, Institut Français de Suède, Claudine Béal, Alfonso Ponce, Karin Starre, Mats Lindström, Gabrielle Karlsén-Beretta, Coralie Laurent.