WRECK - List of extinct species

Pietro Marullo - Insiemi Irreali CompanyWRECK - List of extinct species

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A huge floating sculpture moves in the space like a hunter. As it gently swallows and spits humain beings, our imagination wanders. Is this a modern Leviathan, an image of humanity itself or the shadow of an upcoming catastrophe? Described as an "elastic performance", WRECK can be shown indoor or outdoor and adapted to space-specific conditions.

Director and Choreographer | Pietro Marullo
Sound Designer | Jean-Noel Boisse
Light Designer | Julie Petite Etienne
Soft Sculpture and Costumes | Pietro Marullo & Bertrand Nodet
With | Helena Arraju, Adrien Desbon, Noemi Knecht, Paola Madrid, Anais Van Eycken, Paola di Bella
production | Insiemi Irreali Company

Co-production and supported by Festival Internazionale Danza Oriente Occidente, Rovereto -Italy, Théâtre Varia, La COOP asbl. And with the financial help of  the Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles – Service du Théâtre, de la Commission communautaire française, of the Wallonie-Bruxelles International the Tax Shelter of Fédéral Belgian Gouvernement, the Ramdam art centre in France, the CDC La Briqueterie de Paris -France, TanzHaus of Zurich -Switzerland

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Biography

Pietro Marullo is an Italian artist based in Brussels. His interdisciplinary work lies at the intersection of visual and performing art,  installation and new technologies. Pietro studied direction at the Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle et des Techniques de Diffusion in Brussels, and graduated in 2012.

Since 2010, he has been invited as young artist into different festivals like Biennale di Venezia, Festival Avignon, Findplus at Schaubhune of Berlin, Festival TransAmeriques of Montreal, Wildwuchs of Basel.

ARANCE – avoid shooting blacks is his first production about the link between modern slavery and migration today. A hybrid show that blends the codes of theatre and the visual art. The project was created during the Festival Emulation 2015 of the Théâtre de Liege and presented at the Théâtre Varia in Brussels in February 2016.

In 2017, he presented the performance WRECK-List of extinct species in the Museum MART of Rovereto (Italy) for the opening of the International Dance Festival OrienteOccidente.

Since 2017, Pietro is teaching and sharing ideas about "the metaphorical body and space" at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre in Vilnius