The photographs of the series Kopiec Bonawentura takes its origin from a quote by french author Alfred Jarry from its play Ubu Roi (1896): «Set in Poland, that is to say nowhere.» The photographer Lucas Olivet builds a multiple and transnational answer.

Roger Rigorth

1965 born in Saane/ Switzerland
1987 – 1990 studies at "Berufsfachschule für das Holz und Elfenbeinverarbeitende Handwerk" in Michelstadt, Germany
1992 - 1993 study visit in Cracow, Poland und Galway, Ireland
2006 Winner of the award „Kunst vor Ort“ Kreis Offenbach, Germany
2009 Press prize „Horizon“ Sancy, France
Scholarships: Vermont Studio Center, Vermont, USA, Danish Artist Council, Frederikshavn/Hirsholmene, Denmark, SOPA-Artists Residency Program, Sydney, Australia

Roger Rigorth

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