PARIS, France 2013

January 17 – February 17 2013

Opening hours: 11 am to 6 pm, Tuesday - Saturday

  • Centre International d’Accueil et d’Echanges des Récollets – 148 rue du Faubourg Saint-Martin, 75010 Paris
  • Les Ecluses, fabrique culturelle et numérique – 13 rue des Écluses Saint-Martin, 75010 Paris
  • Espace Culturel Louvel Tessier Emmaüs – 36 bis rue Jacques Louvel-Tessier, 75010 Paris
  • Pavillon Carré de Baudouin – 121 rue de Ménilmontant, 75020 Paris

Images from the exhibition

Detailed program during the U.S.E exhibition

Opening Thursday the 17th of January

18h Centre International d’Accueil et d’Echanges des Récollets

18h30 Les Ecluses: Fabrique culturelle et numérique,

19h Espace Culturel Louvel Tessier Emmaüs

19h45 Pavillon Carré de Baudouin:

Speaches: Julien Bargeton; adjoint au Maire de Paris, 1er adjoint à la Maire du 20e, chargé de la culture, Rémi Féraud, Maire of the 10th arrondissement, the project team (initiator, concept creator, curator, artists).

Cocktail and Buffet

Guided Tours

January 17 at 6pm, January 19 at 11am, January 26 at 3 pm, February 16 at 3 pm.

Start at Centre International d’Accueil et d’Echanges des Récollets. Free of charge. To join a guided tour, please send an e-mail to: contact at


Debates/ Round tables and interaction:

- "How can art help to create a European community?" February 6 at 7 pm
A round table debate about art's impact on the society and the political discourse. Participants: Anne-Marie Autissier, director for Institut of European studies, Silvia Guerra, curator, Jean-Charles Hue, artist, Sinziana Ravini, one of the curators from U.S.E, Johanna Suo, initiator and concept creator U.S.E. Moderator : Yannick Le Guern, president Golden Brain

- "What interactions and synergies can be produced between young people from politics and art? February 13 at 7 pm"
A meeting between students from Master Affaires Européennes, Paris Sorbonne and ICART, L’école des métiers de la culture et du commerce de l’art

- "Interaction in the public space" February 9, From 10 am to 5 pm
Games, interviews and non-verbal interaction organised by a network of young professionals working for a participative and democratic Europe (Citizens for Europe) Germany, Charles Leopold Mayer Foundation (Switzerland), EuropaNova (France), Le Goethe-Institut de Paris, European Cultural Parliament Youth Network (Europe). Exact location TBC.


Centre International d'Acceuil et d'Echnages des Récollets
Works :
Kaarina Kaikkonen, Where is My Home?
Luchezar Boyadijev, On vacation
Gerda Lamplazer, die Gedanken sind frei

Les Ecluses, fabrique culturelle et numerique
Anna Konik, In the middle of the way
Deimantas Narkevičius, Ausgeträumt
Anu Pennanen, Clean Air

Espace Culturel Louvel Tessier / Emmaüs Solidarité
Works :
Apostolos Polyméris, Déracinement
Maria Lusitano Santos, Moving away from home

Pavillon Carré de Baudouin
Works :

Kyriaki Costa, 21st century Iconoclasm
Reinigunsgesellschaft, Risk society
Artur Zmijewski, Democracies
Kennedy Browne, How capital moves
Tanja Muraskaja, Estonian Race
The Laboratory
Jean-Charles Hue, La BM du Seigneur (Projection of film at the following hours and days: the 17th of January during the opening. Also following dates January 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 29, 31. Screening hours: 11h30, 14h et à 16h

February: 1, 6, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15. Screening hours: 11h30, 14h et à 16h