Emmanuelle Waeckerlé is an interdisciplinary artist, writer and performer working with the materiality and musicality of language. Her compositions, publications, installations, performances and participatory occasions seek and propose alternative ways of engaging with our interior or exterior landscape and each other. She is one third of Bouche Bée improvising trio on the edges of Language, with Petri Huurinainen (guitar) and John Eyles (saxophone). She exhibits and performs regularly nationally and internationally and has works in private and public collections including Bibliotheque Nationale de Paris, V & A,Tate Britain and the Saison Poetry Library in London.
Recent publications include Ode (owed) to O (edition wandelweiser records, 2017) Reading (story of) O (uniformbooks, 2015), RISE WITH YOUR CLASS NOT FROM IT ( bookRoom press, 2016), Code X – paper, pixel, ink and screen (bookRoom press, 2015)
Emmanuelle is a Reader in Photography and Relational Practices based in Farnham, and director of bookRoom research and publishing platform. Her research interest lies in socially engaged practices, the parallel histories and practices of the artists’ book and the photobook, and in publishing as a critical and collaborative venture.
www.ewaeckerle.com www.lesbouchebee.com www.thebookroom.net