Cornucopiae The Independent Dance

  • 09-11-2017
  • Associated artist in residence at Port des Créateurs Toulon
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  • 2017-2018-2019

    how art and society interact
    interpellate one another
    discuss values
    that are essential to life
    (...) In February 2017, Julien Carbone invites Régine Chopinot and her structure Cornucopiae to think of an artistic project associated with the Port of Creators.
    Working with the inhabitants of the heart of the city that Julien Carbone and Régine Chopinot have come to know over time and to make sure that these people with their singularities and their complementarities discover themselves, respect each other through encounters built on the strength of the choreographic art. The art of silent speech is an issue, a challenge, that motivates and concerns them to the highest degree. How art and society interact, objectify, debate the essential values ​​of life? How to gather what is not alike? A project of society? (...)
    Régine Chopinot, Cornucopiae
    set up anchor points
    that promote exchanges
    wide and creative
    (...) Through an inclusion process, it will be necessary to set up anchor points of community life that promote wider and more creative exchanges at the local level and thus help maintain urban sociability. These places are not the usual public spaces (airports, train stations, parks) that see a heterogeneous crowd. These are more localised places, adopted by individuals. (...)
  • 22-08-2018
  • actions Régine Chopinot
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  • last quarter of 2018 Port des créateurs, place des savonnières, Toulon
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Cornucopiae – the independent dance est subventionnée par le ministère de la Culture et de la Communication DRAC Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Région Sud – Provence-Alpes-Côtes d’Azur, le Conseil départemental du Var, la Communauté d’Agglomération Toulon Provence Méditerranée et la Ville de Toulon.