Dimitri de Perrot

DREAMS & NIGHTMARES

DREAMS & NIGHTMARES
by Dimitri de Perrot
with photographs by Jean Revillard

This space and sound installation presents the idea of «wandering» as a metaphor for an inner and outer journey into the unknown - through listening. The core of the work is a large, dark room through which the visitor can orient himself only by means of sound, light plays and sporadic photo projections of people on the run.

The audience views the images projected onto the walls from a platform that stands in the space like an uncontrolled floating raft. The resulting distance between the images and the viewer stimulates a reflection on one's own positioning in vis-à-vis of the fate of others.

DREAMS & NIGHTMARES was commissioned by the Swiss Institute of Rome (ISR) in co-production with the Romaeuropa Festival to create a space of reflection about the migratory phenomena and their impacts.

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CREDITS
Concept, artistic direction, composition, stage-set: Dimitri de Perrot
Photographs: Jean Revillard
Video technician: Mideric Cassone
Sound design: Felix Lämmli
Light design: Benny Hauser
Construction stage-set: Orazio Battaglia
Stage manager: Jorge Bompadre

Executive production: Studio DdP

Production: Istituto Svizzero di Roma

Coproduction: Romaeuropa Festival, Zimmermann & de Perrot

Dreams & Nightmares uses elements of the play MYOUSIC by Dimitri de Perrot.

Dreams & Nightmares was created the 17th of November 2017 at Romaeuropa Festival / Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Rome.

Photo 1+2 © by Jean Revillard, 3 by DdePerrot

UNLESS by Dimitri de Perrot
(Photo © Adrian Huber)

KLIRR by Dimitri de Perrot
(Photo © DdePerrot)

ÖPER ÖPIS by Zimmermann & de Perrot
(Photo © Mario Del Curto)

GAFF AFF by Zimmermann & de Perrot
(Photo © Mario Del Curto)

MYOUSIC - Creation Recording Sessions
(Photo © Peter Tillessen)

ANGSTGOT - EP by Dimitri de Perrot
(Poster by Suntic Record)

DJ Sets by Dimitri de Perrot since 1995 - Flyer collection
(© various artists)

DJ Sets by Dimitri de Perrot since 1995
(Photo © Unknown/Archiv DdePerrot)