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

Krištof Kintera, CZ

Installation at Casino Luxembourg

While ordinary electronic appliances are designed to enhance the quality and practicality of everyday life, the Czech artist’s animal-like electronic creations fulfilled no particular reason. This contradiction made the viewer concentrate on those characteristics that are not related to tangible usefulness.