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Le tissu cet entre-deux : vie et œuvre de Patrice Hugues

Abstract : This research aims to describe the work and life contemporary artist Patrice Hugues. This monograph study examines the photographic and textile creations of Patrice Hugues, from 1970 to 2020. His work is presented chronologically and thematically. It strongly influenced by changes in the textile industry around 1973. Our question is to understand the way textile generates fertile imaginary. Textile transfer technology on veils fabric accounts for his taste for installations and the reason why he abandons painting. The impact of textile as a medium is at the heart of this study, as is the question around the in-between of fabric. The latter is crucial for all his creations, particularly in installations. This research proposes to explore the way the in-between in textile modifies perception through the use of euphoric values linked to the spectator’s place when viewing the installations. The printed textiles of the artist offer added value relocate Patrice Hugues’s work compared to other textile artists’ of the same generation. The core of the thesis intends to comprehend the specificity and originality of Patrice Hugues’s work. An artist for whom fabric is both used for research and creation. There are two dimensions to his work : the two contribute to making textile a stimulating and multi-faceted medium, wich lead him to call it a language.
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Bahéra Oujlakh. Le tissu cet entre-deux : vie et œuvre de Patrice Hugues. Art et histoire de l'art. Université Polytechnique Hauts-de-France, 2019. Français. ⟨NNT : 2019UPHF0017⟩. ⟨tel-02981513⟩



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