About the work


Sakura Day
François Chalet (Switzerland)
Label Dalbin
Video / 10:00 / loop / color
Courtesy of Miss Ko

About the artist


François Chalet

is working as a visual artist since 1997 in Zurich, Switzerland.

He is acting in the fields of illustration, animation, installation, performance and multiplatform projects. He works for national and international clients and projects like the opening ceremony of the Gotthard Basis-tunnel, Zwingli - ein Mysterienspiel, Fantoche, Ebay, Philippe Starck, Nuit Blanche Paris, Centre George Pompidou, the dance company Thomas Duchatelet, and many more.

Between 2008 and 2014 he was professor for motion design in Berlin at the University of Applied Sciences BTK, taught animation at cast at the Zurich University of the Arts and was head of programs for the bachelor animation at the Lucerne University of Arts & Design where he is teaching expanded animation.


About the gallery

Karen Paulina Biswell

Karen Paulina Biswell

Gallery Dalbin

Label Dalbin established in Paris in 2003 by Eric Dalbin, soon joined by Laurent Baylet, develops hybrid projects.

Label Dalbin produces videos, installations and performances at the interface between music and the visual arts for cultural institutions and private collections. What is original about this approach lies in the very nature of the collaboration here between visual artists and composers, who join forces to form a tightly-knit team that meets and discusses, writes, composes and records an original work together. This unity of time, place and action allows for the exploration of a new musical-visual idiom that blurs conventional boundaries between the genres, for the only thing that really counts is the creative process itself. The meaning of each work, in other words, lies in a meeting of minds between the artists: a shared experience that is uniquely and intimately theirs and has the power to profoundly alter each artist’s approach. Co-creation is the work.

Label Dalbin
55 quai de Valmy
75010 Paris, France