Entertainment The artist Ben, in search of the new world

10:05  01 august  2020
10:05  01 august  2020 Source:   rfi.fr

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Vue de l’exposition « Ben » au domaine de Chamarande. © Henri Perrot View of the "Ben" exhibition at the Chamarande estate.

Ben is in the spotlight in the Paris region. An exhibition dedicated to his work has just opened for three months. Located in the Chamarande estate, south of Paris, it traces the artist's sixty-year career.

More than 400 messages, sentences written in white on a black background, paintings and sculptures, most of them from his personal collection. At the Chamarande estate, Ben wears a t-shirt on which he has scribbled with his famous handwriting: "Life is a film". "I'm glad it's crowded, it's working and I'm here. "

The artist from the Nice school trusted his daughter, Éva Vautier, to develop this exhibition entitled Being free. “Being free came naturally,” she says, “with regard to confinement, to worry ... at one point, we saw that we are also fragile. And being free is a real luxury. We all want freedom. "

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Freedom, a recurring theme in Ben's sentences, such as ego, doubt and sexuality. His sentences are divided here into thematic rooms: "Ben is someone who always classifies a lot," his daughter confides. He walks by themes, by energies. He absolutely wants to transmit and he wants to communicate. There is something very generous about him. He wants to go through this way of looking for a new world. Everyone accepts each other. I love my father’s work and defending it is also a source of pride. "

" The corridor of doubt "," I am a liar "..., through these quotes, now reproduced on diaries, the artist invites the visitor to question his existence:" To seek the truth, whatever the question. "

The search for meaning continues until October 11, at domaine de Chamarande .

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