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2016
Warm Waters

2015
Green Desert
Fetching Bridges (endlessly)

2013
---->>Our soul is a presence
State of the situation

2012
The Sunshine Vineyard (Our Ideal Revolutionary Storm)
Untitled (Balance her in between your eyes)

2011
Time is the Event of Dissolution

2010
I borrowed it from the revolution

2009
Sound of Silence

2008
All my father's works
Antitesi Popolare
Antitesi Popolare #2

2007
Ever Faithful
L'altezza tra ferro e sale

2005
Aderenza

OUR SOUL IS A PRESENCE

2013
Performance (25 mins), HD video (15 mins)
Produced by Centrale Fies for "MEIN HERZ" DRODESERA XIII / LIVEWORKS Performance Art Award
in collaboration with Viafarini DOCVA, curated by Barbara Boninsegna, Simone Frangi, Denis Isaia.

Performers: Claudia Banchelli, Alberto Baraghini, Andrea Franceschini (Camera), Giulia Hem, Marco Mazzi (photo), Andrea Pizzalis, Emiliano Zelada. And: Giulio Boato, Francesco Castioni, Juliette, Lara Perugini, Matilde Paganini, Roberta Segata, Emanuela Turrina, Tiziana Zambaldi.
Thanks to A.S.D.Judo Kwai. In collaboration with: Associazione JiTaKyoEi

The action is activated by the collapse of context and participatory actions, where in a crescendo of perceptive complexity, each presence is potentially invested with responsibility. The performance aims to contrive a set of dynamics apt to bring out a status of ideological displacement, attempting to instigate the idea of annihilation or, on the contrary, the possibility of rephrasing a dream. During the performance, two judo’s teams fight in the middle of the arena, surrounded by a loud audience of actors mixed to spectators, all of them equipped with the two teams’ blue and white flags. The hybrid scenario is activated by the intersection of a theatre like scene, with a photographic set, and a gymnasium. After a while, on the stands among the spectators, some performers break the loud scene waving big red flags: their presence remains ambiguous for not representing any of the teams, but recalling in the aspect the remote perception of revolutionary presences. Towards the end noise caused by the public, which are by the end turned into supporters, and the other performers becomes heavy and cacophonous; when it reaches its peak, viewers are asked to leave.

Untitled (Our soul is a presence), 2013_Francesca Banchelli- 5 mins excerpt of 16. from Francesca Banchelli on Vimeo.