To touch the material, feel it living under fingers, exhaling its silences…
For Valérie Telesca, the “matter adventure” is first of all a perception of the world, a propensity to look beyond the surface, open the dialog which opens the field of the possible.
For this French-Italian native from a South where the ground, both feeder and engulfing, shapes the aesthetics of the landscape, the matter dresses an identity dimension.That of the nature of things. That of the vital metamorphosis.
Valérie Telesca explores.She dares the improbable unions.She leagues with the substance..
All her research works are realized within the movement " ENERGY TRACKS ", an international group of artists whose experimentations are bases on obtaining energy from physical and chemical processes onto the matte.
Her approach articulates around the concept of "packaging”, in its allegorical dimension, as a social finery distorting the nature of things. Her questioning concerns its limits and its contradictions, its capacity to hide, to transform or to reveal the innerl matter.