Mai 2005



Captures is a program of artist residencies – workshops organized by the association Échancrure, at the contemporary art space of the vaults of the port of Royan, in Charente-Maritime.

The 14th edition gathered 4 multidisciplinary collectives around the topic “Human Capital”:

  • Echelle Inconnue (Rouen)
  • Cabanon Vertical (Marseille)
  • Transnational Temps (Spain)
  • Bruit du frigo (Bordeaux)


Realisations by Bruit du frigo :

  • A prototype hood and curtain for a public bench. 
  • A barter bike, a mobile conversation device. 
  • Jardins d’hôtes, 12min video, story of a 3-day hike through the residential areas on the outskirts of Royan while bivouacking in private gardens. 
  • A performance around a kite made from salvaged boat sails.


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At the crossroads of art, territories and populations, our approach aims to promote the transition to sustainable, shared and welcoming cities, by proposing alternative ways of imagining and building our living environment and by exploring new forms of public space.