A surprisingly touching funereal exhibit at the Carpenter Center

by Beacon Staff • April 8, 2009

As viewers enter the Carpenter Center at Harvard, a calm and contemplative feeling overwhelms them. The sound of sea gulls and the low hum of crashing waves echoes throughout the space.

The sound comes from a moving and melancholy video installation called iLes Veuves de Noirmoutier (The Widows of Noirmoutier)/i by filmmaker Agn