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2005

Alain Robbe-Grillet / Fred Forest

At the Basel Fair in Miami, Fred Forest, who was taking part on behalf of the Bass Museum for its Digital Street initiative, had an unexpected encounter with the writer in the aisles, who was there to do a report for TV.

Communication 

Miami (USA)

Typology: Dispositif

2005

Conversation avec Alain Robbe-Grillet au sein de la Foire de Miami

2005 Alain Robbe-Grillet

At the Basel Fair in Miami, Fred Forest, who is taking part on behalf of the Bass Museum for its Digital Street project, unexpectedly meets the writer in the aisles, who is there to report on the event for TV.

Their exchange shows the sympathetic relationship between the two men, who talk about the role money plays in this type of event, attended by art collectors from all over the world.

 

LONG BIOGRAPHY OF FRED FOREST

Fred Forest has a special place in contemporary art. Both by his personality and by his pioneering practices which mark his work. He is mainly known today for having used one by one most of the communication media that have appeared over the last fifty years. He is co-founder of three artistic movements: those of sociological art, the aesthetics of communication and ethics in art.

He represented France at the 12th São Paulo Biennale (Communication Prize) in 1973, at the 37th Venice Biennale in 1976 and at Documenta 6 in Kassel in 1977.

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