Periplum Petroleum
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Periplum Petroleum

  En janvier 2016, la revue scientifique Science déclarait officiellement l’entrée de notre planète dans une nouvelle époque géologique: l’anthropocène. Notamment révélée par la signature de technofossiles issus du pétrole dans les strates sédimentaires, cette nouvelle époque est caractéristique d’un système économique et politique mondial dit pétromoderne — qualifiant ici la dépendance accrue de notre […]

Bx46
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Bx46

Bx46 Exploratory Documentary, codirected with Fabien Clouette – HD – 74’ – 2014 Bx46 is an exploration of some species of spaces in the South Bronx industrial complex. Somewhere between a video-portrait, an archive, and a video-atlas, Bx46 spirals out from the workers, buyers and sellers towards a deep engagement with the material implications of […]

POACHED LIVES, TRADED FORMS… Engaging with Animal Trafficking Around the Globe
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POACHED LIVES, TRADED FORMS… Engaging with Animal Trafficking Around the Globe

From the depths of the Borneo jungle through the dark web to private ménageries, this paper reflects on the expansion of contemporary wildlife trafficking and maps an early 21st century trade in living organisms, dead animal parts and metempsychic imaginaries. Involving, among many other emerging relational entanglements, life and death issues, big money, commercial routes […]

The adventures into the life of the “Edible-nest” Swiftlets: Mapping the etymology (2/7)
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The adventures into the life of the “Edible-nest” Swiftlets: Mapping the etymology (2/7)

        The greatly valued delicacy called the “edible-nest”, found in a number of Asian countries comes from few specific types of birds, and is picked from the habitat of only certain species of Swiftlets. Those special swiftlets all belong to the Collocaliini tribe of the Apodidae (Swift) family. What makes this particular […]

Tigers of India : Ranthambore National Park
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Tigers of India : Ranthambore National Park

«Ranthambore National Park is one of the biggest and most renowned national park in Northern India. The park is located in the Sawai Madhopur district of southeastern Rajasthan, which is about 130 km from Jaipur. Being considered as one of the famous and former hunting grounds of the Maharajas of Jaipur, today the Ranthambore National […]