Pori Art Museum

16.10.2018–16.12.2018 NÄYTTELY/TAPAHTUMA PÄÄTTYNYT

 Admission with Museum Card
Exhibition

Émilie Brout & Maxime Marion: Lightning Ride (2017)

The video is produced from excerpts of “Taser Certifications”, a sort of ceremony authorizing in the United States the use of Tasers in the condition of being first tased by someone else.

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With Lightning Ride, it is poles of technology, organics and mysticism that collide with electricity as a connecting point.[..]
Filtered with the famous Photoshop’s “oil painting effect”, slowed down and accompanied by a disturbing soundtrack, the succeeding images show us bodies and faces whose deformations and positions evoke a feeling of pain as well as a Christian ecstacy. Everything unfolds as if the miracle of electricity, symbol of the rationalization of the world, revived paradoxically an aspiration to transcendence, antipodes joining each other and disappearing in profit of a new map of possibilities.
(Sarah Ihler-Meyer)

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Museum contact details

Pori Art Museum
Eteläranta, 28100 Pori

(02) 621 1080

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Admission fees

Admission with Museum Card
Admission with Museum Card

14/7/3,50/2,50 €

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Opening hours

Mon Closed
Tue 11:00-18:00
Wed 11:00-20:00
Thu 11:00-18:00
Fri 11:00-18:00
Sat 11:00-18:00
Sun 11:00-18:00

Free entrence on Wednesdays from 6 to 8 pm

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