Didier Courbot

  • Artist In Residence1998
  • StayAug 25-Dec 1, 1998
  • NationalityFrance

Biography
Born in Hazebrouck, France in 1967. Graduated from National School of Landscape Architecture, Versailles in 1993. Lives and works in Paris.

During residency
Exploring relationships between public space and people, Courbot took interest in gap between buildings and small corners in parks, and recorded them in video, film, and photographs. Photographs, text, and 16mm film with Play Station (test drive 4) were put together in his installation GPS Global Positioning System.

Events
Presentation and discussion
Nov 21, 1998 13:00-16:00
ARCUS Studio
15 participants
Slide presentation of past works and discussion on landscapes and spaces.

Studio Presentation
Sept 26, Sept 27, Nov 3, Nov 21, Nov 22, Nov 23, 1998
ARCUS Studio

Project Room Exhibition
Dec 5, 1998-Jan 31, 1999
ARCUS Studio

Special Cooperation Events
with CommandN(Taito-ku, Tokyo)
Nov 28, 1998 15:00-17:00
Symposium "Artist-in-Residency? Artists’ Views"
Nov 30-Dec 7, 1998 14:00-20:00
Artist Presentation "Sushi, tea, or me? I like Beef Bowls"

Resident Artists 1998

Katharina Copony  <Austria>

Didier Courbot  <France>

Jeannie Carmen Crosby  <USA>

Shigeaki Iwai  <Japan>

Susyilawati Sulaiman  <Malaysia>

Zhang Wei  <China>