g11-What is the cause which get to
SUBAKT-The beginning of SUBAKT was
the meeting between a graphic designer (Frédéric Sofiyana) and a photographer
(Stéphane Lef¬vre). From this point we wanted to set up a team which
be able to work on original art works blending design, photography
and sound. Outside our contract work for customers,creative activity
carried out by us includes a 3-media research and development lab
handling Web art, print media, and photo / video.
g11-What is a design/art for you?
I think this question is simple, but the most difficult for all
SUBAKT-We define ourselves as a creation
studio in a global sense. It means that we see our work as a wide
open field where you could find video, graphics, photos, paintings,
g11-Can you explain about your current
SUBAKT-Right now we still working on
Kenzo Web site, we started a new project of Web site about the very
famous French singer artist Barbara (she's dead now but she's deeply
a part of the French culture). In September we participated in the
performance "l'Affiche vivante" organized by a street
theatre company. "L'Affiche vivante" is a street event
which offered the inhabitants of a quarter of Paris the possibility
to be photographed and integrated into 80m2 monumental posters stuck
by bill-posters in abseiling on one of the walls of the quarter.
SUBAKT produced 13 posters for 10 days.
about offered works.
g11-Do you have some messages about
SUBAKT-In general we let our works
talking for us ;-)
g11-What intention does the title "electro
SUBAKT-It's just because it shows samplers
of works, and not the whole works. "Electro" is for the