Montparnasse Tower

Montparnasse Tower Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013). The reflection of the city in the windows of skyscrapers is a fascinating visual effect. These buildings, which usually dominate us, are, in the city itself, reduced to a single image, a fragile reflection, ephemeral, fragmented. Subtracting this reflection to itself, tryint to remove it...[en]Video loop by Benoît Labourdette (1’10, 2013). The reflection of the city in the windows of skyscrapers is a fascinating visual effect. These buildings, which usually dominate us, are, in the city itself, reduced to a single image, a fragile reflection, ephemeral, fragmented. Subtracting this reflection to itself, tryint to remove it... thumbnail Benoît Labourdette
Loop video by Benoît Labourdette (1’10s, 2013).
6 August 2013. Published by Benoît Labourdette.

The reflection of the city in the windows of skyscrapers is a fascinating visual effect. These buildings, which usually dominate us, are, in the city itself, reduced to a single image, a fragile reflection, ephemeral, fragmented. Subtracting this reflection to itself, tryint to remove it...[en]Video loop by Benoît Labourdette (1’10, 2013).

The reflection of the city in the windows of skyscrapers is a fascinating visual effect. These buildings, which usually dominate us, are, in the city itself, reduced to a single image, a fragile reflection, ephemeral, fragmented. Subtracting this reflection to itself, tryint to remove it...

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Video installation. These are one-minute videos to be broadcast repeatedly on black surfaces. Work on the sensation of the landscape, the project to transmit an immediate impression. As a mix between Lumière and impressionist paintings ... made of pixels. Four image layers, whose pixels are subtracted from each other, a mostly black image with objects and bodies are revealed when they are shifted from each other : this is the time that makes the image.