Freitag, 6. Juni 2014

BOOK RELEASE: AUTREMENT ON DEVIENT FOU (OmdU)


TODAY, JUNE 6th 2014, "70th ANNIVERSARY OF THE D-DAY" — is also the symbolic official release date for my new book "Autrement on devient fou.....(OmdU)" around the memories of a contemporary WW2 witness and my billboard intervention on Cap Ferret, September 2013. More about the project on my website: markusoberndorfer.com

Available Now: Via my websites little Shop, in Museumshop MdM Mönchsberg, Salon für Kunstbuch 21er-Haus ... more shops to follow soon.

Thank you for your support and hope you enjoy what you see/read! Big thank you to Bundeskanzleramt, Direktion Kultur Land OÖ, Österreichisches Kulturforum Paris, IG Romanistik and all the crowdfunders that already participated in the process!!!

Montag, 2. Juni 2014

ARCHIVED MATERIAL (OmeU)

In preparation for June 6th 2014, the 70th anniversary of the Allied Landing in Normandy (D-Day), and the documentary movies we are going to see on television that day and after! In memoriam of my 94 year old friend Henri Lavrillat. Part of my project around memory and the disappearance and appropriation of the Atlantic Wall's fortifications around the recreational area of Cap Ferret. 
The transcription of ~ 30 minutes of the interview in which he also recalls his time during compulsory work service on Cap Ferret during the construction of the Atlantic Wall are featured in my new book "Autrement on devient fou..... (OmdU)". Available from June 6th.