Palefroi: Creuser le Mal: Synthèse A : La Relation Thérapeutique
The series Creuser le Mal is part of the larger project Médiums which gathers different exercises evolving around the acts of seeing and drawing, collectively and individually. This exercise is about drawing people who have visions and the visions themselves. The figurative drawings (fig 1) are all based on draft from Damien, re-drawed by Marion. Meanwhile, Damien took care of the Visions (fig 2).
As we finished the series, we realized we were in fact talking about our work relationship. Hence the titles.
About the artists:
Palefroi are Damien Tran and Marion Jdanoff, a Berlin-based French artistic duo and screen print makers.
Multiplying projects together, they decided to formalize their partnership in 2013 by creating Palefroi, a framework which embraces all of their practices, the self-publishing of books and prints in particular.
Palefroi is also the name they use to sign all of their pieces as a duo. Tran and Jdanoff constantly go back and forth between their individual and their collective work. Their language as a duo is at the crossroads of their respective worlds. One is formal and abstract, the other narrative and figurative
50 x 70 cm