THE BOOK OF PLASTICIENS VOLANTS " De nos rêves occupons le ciel... "
What a long way since the first flights of ballooning, in the 70s! Today, Plasticiens Volants is one of the street theater company better known and most sought in the world.« De nos rêves occupons le ciel » tells the story of this unusual team who has always gather skills to the wildest ideas become reality. The central text, chronologic, is framed by interviews of artists who have collaborated to varying degrees to the creative process. The techniques used to design and implement large inflatables are explained and abundantly illustrated, while the tour notebooks and various testimonies show the collective spirit of the compagny which has been distinguished in the Olympic Games of Barcelona and Sydney as well as at Nice Carnival and the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal...
Playful and surprising, the book-object «De nos rêves occupons le ciel» has specific pages: pop-up, 3D’s object, panoramic image, music CD, animated pages..
The author, the journalist Floriane Gaber, has followed several years the evolution of the Plasticiens Volants company. She has recently published «Quarante ans de théâtre de rue» and «Comment ça commença - Les arts de la rue dans le contexte des années 70», published Ici et là.
Price : 39€ (138 pages - size 30 x 30 cm - Odyssée published)
CD music of performances (digipack)
Price : 10€