Canadian Poetry / Poésie du Québec – Rhizome presents the installation CHORUS

May 30 - June 11

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The CHŒUR(S) “poetic presence machine”, designed in Québec, is an interactive installation consisting of screenings by nine Canadian, Quebec and German authors. Video art, sound art and poem recitations create a multi-sensory poetic event.


This Canada FBM2020 project is part of the cultural program related to Canada’s Guest of Honour presence at the Frankfurt Book Fair in 2020. It is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts and the Government of Canada with additional support from the Government of Québec.

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Akademie der Künste
Hanseaterweg 10, 10557 Berlin-Tiergarten

Annie Lafleur, Christian Filips, El Jones, Fred Wah, Gauthier Keyaerts, Jean-Marc Desgent, Kaie Kellough, Kirsten Reese, Laura Mello, Magali Babin, Marc Doucet, Marie-Andrée Gill, Mario Asef, Melody McKiver, Mériol Lehmann, Nathalie LeBlanc, Nora Bossong, Oana Avasilichioaei, Rike Scheffler, Roxane Desjardin

French, English, German