Alexis Chazard and Gwenola Wagon produce sound and visual pieces under
the group name of Cela
Etant (‘Jardin d’hiver’, ‘Plus loin’, ‘Un
sapin de noël chez les Ivanov’...), works that have been
displayed in various events and festivals (Kassel, Vidéoformes,
Tutors at Paris 8
University, France, they also run several workshops: Seuils in Paris, Transferts
in Geneva, and
Suspens(e) in Kyoto. Their wide range of activities occasionally involves performance
(as in ‘Parcours
de l’Artnimal’, based on Jérôme Bertin’s writings),
theater, video and sound (part of the Continuum
show on Radio Aligre).
They’ve also been exploring interactive video technologies with works like ‘LandMap’ and ‘Forget
not’, exhibited during the Villette Numérique and Playable 1 & 2
exhibitions in Geneva and Kyoto.