Karolina Markiewicz & Pascal Piron
Work as a multidisciplinary artist duo, they co-direct films (experimental documentary and fiction) and theater plays. Their main interest is to tell and illustrate stories in the reflection of the human condition in society and history.
Mos Stellarium their first documentary that focuses on the lives of six young migrants has been released as a film in cinemas and at international festivals and presented as a 4-channel video installation, co-representing Liechtenstein at the 2015 56th Venice Biennale.
Currently, they are working on their short film series Side Effects of Reality, which oscillates between experimental documentation and fiction. They also make paintings from different film stills and work on different techniques of experimental photography to create a coherent illustration of different stories. The questioning and analysis of what an image is is a central point of their artistic research.
They are also in pre-production of a location-based virtual reality (VR) experience, My Identity is this expanse, planned for 2020 at Casino Luxembourg art center. This project is the prologue of a ten episodes VR series Human Resources, planned for 2021. They also develop a documentary. The Living Witnesses is about the Second World War and the populist and right-wing movements growing today all over Europe. The next exhibition is in March 2019 during the Month of Photography in Luxembourg. Further information: www.markiewicz-piron.com
Karolina Markiewicz and Pascal Piron