18. Jardin suspendu 2.0
Floriana Marty was born in Montpellier. In 2007, she gained a BTSA AP (Advanced Vocational Training Certificate in Landscape Design) and in 2013 she obtained her master’s degree from the Montpellier Graduate School of Fine Arts with honours. Since 2011, she has been a member of the research group at the Montpellier Graduate School of Fine Arts, Skéné : repenser le périmètre scénique (rethinking the scenic perimeter). Her art deals with issues pertaining to utopias, she invents and designs universes, spaces and ideal fictitious towns. It takes the form of digital drawings, 3D shapes and sculpted models of the places she imagines. Since she began collaborating with Florian Vanderdonckt, she has been bringing the utopias she imagines to life, combining her know-how as a landscaper and artist.
Florian Vanderdonckt was born in Aix-en-Provence. In 2013, he obtained his master’s degree from the Montpellier Graduate School of Fine Arts with honours. Through his art, he deals with issues pertaining to urban planning and calls it into question, in the form of drawings, paintings, 3D creations and installations. His interest in architecture, art and landscaping has led him to collaborate with Floriana Marty, he is involved in designing and carrying out projects, providing the team with his aesthetic insight, design logic and painting knowledge.