GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE

GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE merges a visionary outlook, a taste for aesthetic structures, and risk-taking for out-of-the-ordinary adventures. By its originality and excessiveness, GIGANTISME is sure to surprise. It moves mountains and occasionally stumbles, or bears the brunt of economic transformations, ecological transitions and their social consequences. The remaining stories, projects and diversely scaled productions testify to its creative and constructive folly. GIGANTISME is an outsized triennial, a spirited, future-looking festival of infinite forms…

Overview of installations as part of GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE, Chapter 1: Mental
Landscapes, Halle AP2, Dunkirk France © Photo: Aurélien Mole
Hera Büyüktaşçıyan, On Threads and Frequencies, 2019, beacons, cordage, installation view as part of GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE, Chapter 1: Mental Landscapes, 2019, Dunkirk, France © Courtesy of the artist, Green Art Gallery, Dubai.
Alexandre Perigot, Dumbodelire, installation view as part of GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE, Chapter 1: Mental Landscapes, 2019, FRAC Grand Large — Hauts-de-France, Dunkirk, France © Alexandre Perigot, co-production Le Carré Scène Nationale, Château-Gontier. Courtesy Solang Production Paris Brussels. Photo: FRAC Grand Large — Hauts-de-France

Overview of installations as part of GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE, Chapter 1: Mental
Landscapes, Halle AP2, Dunkirk France © Photo: Aurélien Mole

GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE is jointly organized by
the FRAC Grand Large — Hauts-de-France and the LAAC of Dunkirk, in collaboration with the association L’Art Contemporain and the Littoral Hauts-de-France Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The Cnap (National Fine Arts Centre) is a partner of GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE.

GIGANTISME — ART & INDUSTRIE benefits from the
support of the French Ministry of Culture and Communication (DRAC Hauts-de-France), the Hauts-de-France Region, the Urban Community of Dunkirk / Grand Littoral and the City of Dunkirk.