Manifesta purposely strives to keep its distance from what are often seen as the dominant centres of artistic production, instead seeking fresh and fertile terrain for the mapping of a new cultural topography.

Manifesta 13 Marseille was one of the only international biennials to take place during the global pandemic COVID-19, the biennial ended earlier than planned due to the second national lockdown

Antoine Prum, LU

Installation at Villa Vauban and public spaces

Luxembourgher artist Antoine Prum reflected on the ignored conflicts of Luxembourg. This work was formed by different projects. Firstly, a sound system made of violent film extracts fill an underground tunnel. Secondly, In the Luxembourg press, the artist launched rumors, unfounded but plausible. Finally, in the basement of Villa Vauban he archived criminal facts, both real and fictitious.