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SEAGULL WHISPERER

SEAGULL WHISPERER

EN / FR
2017, Bachelor semester VI /
Harbour of Fredericia, Denmark, European Architecture Students Assembly (EASA) /
project under the tutorhsip of Denis Plancque (FR) and Elena Sofia (IT) /
pictures by Alexandra Kononchenko and Elena Sofia /
fish guts, a food lift, wild seagulls /
the goal of the workshop was to produce urban furniture that would add a domestical sense to a chosen public space /
an hybrid between a bench and a food lift was built out of wood and steel, the lift's mechanism was created using an old sewing machine /
the fishers can use this installation to offer the caught fish's guts to the seagulls /
this strange modern sacrificial ritual questions the relation between humans and those birds that are usually seen as a nuisance /