Unité Mobile (Roads Are Also Places)

Marseille, 2005
Curator: Martí Peran

Modified Remote Controlled Truck (160 x 64 x 19 cm), The trailer has been substituted for a scale model of the Unité d’Habitation of Marseille (building designed by Le Corbussier in 1947).

Video projection (DVD, 10′ loop), 2005.

Intervention in the interior of the Unité d’Habitation in Marseille, February 25, 2005. Video recording of the remote-control unit circulating freely in the corridors, elevators and roof of the Unité d’Habitation in Marseille.

Video cameraman: Laurent Malone
Video editing: Rafa Ruiz

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The video has been exhibited at places such as the New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York, the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles, the Rotterdam Architecture Film Festival and at the Vladivostok Film Festival.

*The piece belongs to the Museo de Teruel.