Elsa Brès

Elsa Brès’ films and videos navigate between documentary and (science-)fiction to explore the relationships between environment, technology and design.

Elsa Brès (b. 1985) is an artist living between Paris and Roubaix. She graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture of Paris Belleville (where she teaches architecture theory) and also studied at University of Montreal. She just graduated from Le Fresnoy national studio of contemporary arts (Tourcoing, France) in 2017.

Elsa Brès links research, fiction and experimentation to explore perceptions and political stakes of the contemporary landscapes.

Her work has been shown worldwide in festivals like 25 FPS festival, IndieLisboa, Kasseler Dokfest, Fracto Berlin, FID Marseille, Hamburg Short film festival, and exhibited at LOOP Barcelona, Palais de Tokyo, Villa Médicis, 104 Centquatre (Paris), the Cité de l’Architecture et du Patrimoine (Paris), among others.

Available Videos to watch
Elsa Brès
STELLA 50.4N1.5E / 14:50 / 2016 ▶
Elsa Brès
LOVE CANAL / 17:58 / 2017 ▶
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