Juliana Frontin, aka Frontinn presents Contra–Volume, 2021, a film shot in a closed nightclub called Morfeus, an important venue in São Paulo, now out of business. All we see is a road case (used for transportation of sound equipment) in the middle of the dance-floor with the typical light effects going on, while a loud speaker – inside the closed case – plays a recording from a live set that was made at Morfeus sometime in 2019. The muffled and undistinguished sound of the recording turns into vibrations and emanates through the case making it seem like we are outside, waiting for the club to open…
Underlying Problems, LP by FRONTINN
Jeu de Paume, espace virtuel
Contra Volume, is an original new video by FRONTINN, commissioned by aarea & Jeu de Paume Espace Virtuel in the framework of FUTURS D’AVANT, a curatorial programming by aarea. Interview with Juliana Frontin conducted by Adrien Chevrot /Jeu de Paume online magazine.