Visible / Invisible, Grand Trianon / Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France, 14 May 2019 - 20 October 2019
Taking inspiration from the crowd, artworks have filled the rooms of this estate for centuries. Myriads and materials from which Versailles was built. For the first time - Château des Versailles - has commissioned artists to produce new works. In this instance, images condense and pare down thoughts on this elusive place.
Viviane Sassen splashes colour-soaked images throughout the rooms of the Grand Trianon. Through her studious examination of Versailles’s statuaries and the history of the palace and its occupants; she projects a haunting narrative of contemporary femininity - then and now.