Beyond the Walls Conference French Institute of the United Kingdom – London

In the presence of Mrs Evelyne Genta, Ambassador of Monaco and Mrs Claudine RipertLandler, Cultural Adviser at the French Embassy in London and Director of the French Institute of the United Kingdom, the second “Hors les murs” conference was organized by the Prince Pierre Foundation. It was held on Tuesday, April 16th, at the French Institute of the United Kingdom, in London.

The theme of this conference, presented by Hans-Ulrich Obrist, famous curator, critic and art historian, was on the theme: New Experiences in Art and Technology (NEAT)

During this conference, Hans-Ulrich Obrist emphasised the relationship between technology and art. Drawing on examples of artistic projects, the speaker proposed to consider the artist as a significant producer of our future realities.

Hans-Ulrich Obrist is currently co-director of exhibitions and director of international projects at the Serpentine Gallery in London.

The next conference of the Prince Pierre Foundation will take place in Monaco, Thursday, June 27, at the Princess Grace Theater. The writer, Alain Mabanckou, will address the theme of the Francophonie in a conference entitled: “Rethinking La Francophonie”.