Maryline Jacques

PERFORMER AND PHOTOGRAPHER

I am a French choreographer and photographer. I created LE LAB, an experimental space about the body and its representations, where choreography, photography and video are meeting. 

 

During the past years,  I conducted research on my own body, questioning myself as a dancer, looking for different ways to represent it.

On my "Opus #1 : FRAGMENTS "Poetic anatomy",  I "broke up" the body, in order to show expressiveness on each part of it, and from these close-ups, I developed a kind of macro-choreography. At the same time, I went out from LE LAB to share my work in a collaborative project, with students, residents, inhabitants, etc... and I questioned the relationship between the body and the public space. It enabled me to begin creating a collection of bodies. This will of sharing and exchanging with the public is entirely part of my process, that's why I set up these participative actions and collaborative project with people living in the territories which welcomes me.

 

With LE LAB, the choreographic work results from the photographic work, I try to find forms between performance and installation, and also works which could be slotted into public space. I experiment forms of proximity, which are out of conventional representations.

 

From there, I created some processes of performances / exhibitions / installations.

 

I'm very interested in travels, in everyday life, in familiar territories but also, on the contrary, I like to discover unusual places. That's why I travel a lot and need to connect my passion for exploration and my experience as an artist. I am "all-terrain" artist, and as I founded my company, name is "Compagny SABDAG" in India, in extreme conditions, I like to discover new ways to create, and get to know new culture. I'm also very attentive to details, so I began in Budapest another work about "urban" and I continue to explore it in other territories.

 

From all theses works, several photographic series appeared, they can be the subject of an exhibition, or be presented with performances.

CONTACT

Maryline Jacques

maryline.jack@free.fr / 06 15 76 67 09

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