Orlando

Julie Beauvais, Horace Lund, Christophe Fellay, Video installation, music, performance (2018-2022) Orlando is an opera, a performative installation combining conscious movement, video installation, architecture and live music performance. Julie Beauvais choreographed conscious movements with seven Orlandos of today, embodying the post-binary new paradigm in Berlin, Kinshasa, Marfa, London, Varanasi, Lisboa, Chandolin, Patagonia, North Sea. Slow motion is used as a means of…

Peripheral vision

Christophe Fellay, Rhea Karam, Marie N. Guex – sound and video spatialisation, street art, sound performance – 601 Artspace, NYC (2019), 60 min. In collaboration with street artist and photographer Rhea Karam, Peripheral Vision was presented in two parts. First, one of Karam’s visual works is put in motion, unraveling in time alongside Fellay’s sonic creation. Second,…

Assonances

Christophe Fellay (drums), Bo Lundby Jæger (organ), Copenhagen, Leuk (2014) Assonance is a figure of speech consisting of the repetition of a same vowel sound in several close words. More generally one speaks of assonance in the case of a repetition of one or more vowels in a verse or phrase. The desired effect is,…

Equinox Gardens

Christophe Fellay (drums), Jill Richards (piano), Martigny, Johannesburg, Cape Town, (2014) Vienna, Paris (2016) This proposal leads us to a round trip between improvisation, contemporary music writing and contemporary African urban sounds, inspired by the theme of the equinoxes. During the equinox, day and night divide exactly the two hemispheres and from the North Pole…