The TENDENCIES exhibition focuses on works that question scientific and technological innovations as much as they incorporate them. For this fourth edition, it looks at our relationship with possible futures, be they dystopian or utopian. Sound and visual installations by six artists, Marjolijn Dijkman, Jerry Galle, Mikkel Rørbo, Kris Verdonck, Pierre Jean Giloux, and the SEAD collective, are brought together to provoke an overview effect, like that experienced by certain astronauts when they observe Earth from space and realise how fragile life is.

Will artificial intelligence help all human beings to live together on Earth intelligently or, on the contrary, will it reveal our own limitations and those of our development strategy? TENDENCIES tries to find an answer…


Curator: Raphaël Stevens, independent researcher, essayist, author of 'Comment tout peut s’effondrer' with Pablo Servigne (Seuil, 2015), 'Petit traité de résilience locale' with Agnès Sinaï (ECLM, 2015) and 'Une autre fin du monde est possible' with Pablo Servigne and Gauthier Chapelle (Seuil, 2018).