September 27, 2022

Bernieh

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A Playfully Grotesque Monster Peeks Out of



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#Danaé Brissonnet
#mural
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August 11, 2022

Grace Ebert

All photos by Thierry du Bois, © Danaé Brissonnet, shared with permission

A grotesquely lovely monster with monarch wings, prolonged feathered lashes, and a curiously huge mouth has taken above a corner constructing in Montréal. The cheeky puppet mural is by French-Canadian artist Danaé Brissonnet in collaboration with Poncili Creacion and stands at the intersection of Boulevard Saint Laurent and Rue Marie Anne. Centered all over the concept of digestion, the large public work is a playful, metaphorical interpretation of the bodily method. “These times I’m intrigued with discovering the ways in which I nourish myself… the who and what I let inside,” Brissonnet writes on Instagram. “On the exterior, he looks cute and inviting, but he will ferociously secure himself, selecting just who may enter his home.”

A boxy character with outstretched arms swivels atop the roof, and a rainbow chute evocative of a digestive track emerges from a single aspect. Flora and fauna surround the anatomical components, which the artist describes:

His yellow eyes are positioned in the centre of his deal with and crowned by an echinacea flower, a actually unique flower for the immune program, a image of hope and power. The arms renovate into roosters, (which honors) the Portuguese park and the neighborhood’s mouth watering Portuguese roast chicken… The prolonged crane keeping a household is a tiny information to myself to find a household somewhere that I can established roots!

Brissonnet, who’s based in Guadeloupe, is at the moment functioning on a mural in Québec in advance of she travels to Detroit for Town Walls. Come across a lot more of her tasks that blend puppetry and community artwork on her site.

 

https://www.youtube.com/enjoy?v=Fj5h4DoYF9I

#Danaé Brissonnet
#mural
#general public artwork
#puppets
#street art
#video clip

 

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