Since 2009, Eugene Riconneaus has spotted every detail surrounding the Palais de Tokyo and the Trocadero, photographing mechanically the ground riddled with traces of skate wheels.
These mythical spots of the Parisian scene is an obsession for him. Having spent most of his teenage years riding the spot, he himself engraved the asphalt and the beautiful marble slabs of this place with skate tricks. This place marked of social diversity, arts and culture where people meet around the same passion, skateboarding, shaped the young designer. Over the years, his photographic work evolved, superposing his original shots with the most diverse pictures of the place, providing a historical dimension to his work. A before-after where fraying and continuity are the watchwords.
The exhibition « Preview » is an overview of this deliberately unfinished art project, always in motion…