Since 2009, Olivier Garcin has been working with the teams of the Museum of Archeology of Nice to prepare a new installation: Futurological Deposit n ° 7, the cabinet of curiosity. It is a question of creating a device, a scientific fiction, based on a sensitive and memorial methodology, based on archaeological techniques used for the excavation of the ancient city of Cemenelum. This installation will consist of vestiges of the past, put in an archaeological situation of the future.
What will the archaeologist of the future of this collection in situation? What will this curious collection propose as a memory of the past? Will it be located at the time it was established? Will particular interpretations be advanced?
Olivier Garcin invites us, through this installation, to ask ourselves questions about our past and about the techniques to apprehend it, but especially our present ..
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