Cecilia Bengolea

(Buenos Aires, 1979)

Art Basel Parcour

21.09.21 > 26.09.21
Opening: 21.09.2021

Art Basel Parcour

Shelly Belly Inna Real Life, 2020

Performance: Thu 23 Sep - 12:15


Shot in Jamaica between 2015 and 2019 Shelly Belly inna Real Life is collaboration of Cecilia Bengolea with the Dancehall scene in Kingston and Bog Walk. It explores the influences of culture and nature within the Caribbean island art community. Narrated through movement and music it follows the language of dancehall from the intricate rhythms of the jungle landscapes to the choreography and steps of the people whose passion practice it follows. Shot by artist and choreographer Cecilia Bengolea it’s uniquely insider view grants unprecedented access to the characters whose vitality and influence has shaped a view of movement and life that reaches from its Jamaican founders to the world beyond.

In collaboration with Andréh-Schiptjenko gallery