Kendra McLaughlin

La plage aux êtres - Film - 20min - 2021

présenté dans le cadre de l'exposition Panorama 23


As her team digitises the traces of an unidentified creature, a palaeontologist mourns a loved one. A meditation on preservation, daughter of discovery and mother of loss.

Kendra McLaughlin

Kendra McLaughlin works with moving images to explore memory, attachment to place, and ethics of representation and care. Her works frequently dialogue between non-fiction and fiction, between inquiry and emotion. She holds a degree in Visual and Environmental Studies from Harvard, masters degrees in Arts & Politics (SPEAP) and in Human Rights from Sciences Po, and is a graduate of Le Fresnoy, France’s national contemporary arts studio. Raised between Canada and Thailand, she is currently based in France.


Le Fresnoy - Studio national des arts contemporains, Tourcoing — Archeovision — Conservatoire Virt.Os (Virtothèque ostéologique) — Laboratoire PACEA