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Fragile (handle with care)

Artist: Pauline Alioua

Publisher: LE BAL Books

"Un soir d’été, un sérieux accident de la circulation m'a presque coûté la vie. Je suis restée en réanimation pendant deux semaines, séparée de ceux que j'aime, dans un monde parallèle, coincée entre la vie et la mort. Cet évènement brutal m'a soudainement montré que tout semble fragile : les corps, l'existence, les relations. La fragilité de l'amour, de l’enfance, des croyances, des démocraties. La fragilité de la mémoire. La fragilité de la condition des femmes, dans un monde gouverné par les hommes. Ma fragilité en tant que femme et mère d'une petite fille. La fragilité que j'ai soudainement perçu dans tout ce qui vit, tout ce que l'on construit et qui en un instant peut s'évanouir, mourir ou disparaître. Et la violence qui résulte de cette pensée. Et la force qu'il nous faut trouver pour ne pas abandonner, survivre et résister."

- Pauline Alioua

Édition limitée de 100 copies signées.

Impression numérique 28 pages agrafées

Couverture sérigraphiée

Publication date:2023
Number of pages: 28 pages
Weight: 135 g.
Dimensions: 20 × 27,20 cm


Ce fanzine a été publié par LE BAL Books en édition limitée de 100 copies en mars 2023, dans la cadre du concours Fanzine Dummies#2. Organisé pendant le festival Rolling Paper #4 au BAL en 2022, cet appel à projets offre à un‧e jeune photographe la possibilité de remporter l'impression de son édition.

La première édition à été remportée en 2021 par Claire Zaniolo avec son projet "Mourning, march, and celebration".

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