The Beat of Collapse - Derrumbeat
Curated by Dr. Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Opening: Saturday 15th January 2022
Event DescriptionIn Spanish, derrumbar means to crumble away, to tumble down. Derrumbeat is a sonic collage accompanied by photos and video work created from the audio-visual traces left by falling rocks, pieces of wood, cement and ceramics collected in various abandoned sites in the capital of Cuba, Havana. Derrumbeat calls visitors to listen to the traces left by human passages and presence in an urban environment as time passes. It further encourages listeners to reflect on the rejuvenation of decay and the layers of meanings we can unearth in our own cities.
Curated by Dr. Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier.
630 Yates St.
Open / Operational