Eva L’Hoest (1991 - Belgium) explores how all types of mental images, in particular memory and reminiscence, are able to reappear in a technological form.
When16 September 2021 to 22 November 2021
Eva L'Hoest is most interested in exploring memory and its infinitesimal and strange lingering reality. Piece by piece, the artist appropriates contemporary technology to reveal both their nature as prosthesis for capturing the world and their potential as an artistic medium.
Eva L’Hoest work has recently been shown at the exhibition “Un autre Monde//Dans notre monde” at FRAC Grand-Large in Dunkirk, the Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art, 2020; “ShapeShifter” at the Malmö Museum; “Signal” at Friche La Belle de Mai, the Lyon Biennale “Where Water Comes Together with Other Water'' curated by Palais de Tokyo, 2019 FR; The Triennale of Okayama Art Summit 2019 “IF THE SNAKE'' curated by Pierre Huyghe, Okayama, Japan; Suspended time, Extended space”, Casino Luxembourg Luxembourg; “Fluo Noir”, BIP2018, Liege, Belgium; “WHSS” (Melange, Koln, Germany). Since 2018, her videos have been screened at Les Rencontres Internationales Paris-Berlin, in the form of a performance at the IFFR of Rotterdam, at the Visite Film Festival and the MACRo Museum of Roma.
This exhibition is an integral part of the programme of MAGMA, the 10th Triennial of Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, of which is fluidity is the theme.