“Robot Princess” meets “1 out of 7”

by Atala Marina CALCANEO (Mexico, 9 years), Arnaud VAN DAM, Eléonore LIPNICK (Brussels/Belgium, both 24 years) and an unknown visitor …

This installation provides an exemple of how the workshop promoted interaction between its participants and other visitors of the exhibition: Two artworks which, in the beginning, were created independently of each other by different participants were later put together by a third person giving to it an additional meaning […]



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Foto below: The first element of the installation was created by Atala Marina from Mexiko (10 years): a robot princess!

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Independently from this work,  ……. and Arnaud (both from Belgium) later created an installation highlighting the growing gap between people leading an affluent lifestyle and those suffering from hunger.

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An unknown visitor then later took Atala Marina’s robot princess and placed her in front of the installation with her back facing towards the empty plates. People interpreted this arrangement as a symbol of the widespread ignorance towards the hunger crisis in the world; numbed by our own prosperity, we often take for granted that we don’t have to worry any more about daily existential needs.

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