BIO

Manager of the independant artspace FORDE, located at l’Usine, Geneva (2012-2014) : www.forde.ch

AWARDS

2001 : FCDAV Grant and Residency in Schönhauser, Berlin
2000 : Lissignol-Chevallier-Galland Grant , Geneva
1999 : Manor Kunstpreis , Geneva
1998 : Swiss Art Award

 

GROUP AND SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selection)

 

2016

WALK ON THE PUBLIC SITE, Bonfire of Poverty, Performance in Geneva – 15th of December 2016, Curated by M. Amsler & M.-E. Knoerle, www.waopa.ch

XY_IN_THE_SKY_, Skydive performance as Sisters XY with Sarah Lis and Flying Devil, Bex, featuring: “Gianni Motti Assistant” T-shirts, www.flying-devil.com

TOUT DOIT DISPARAITRE, Retrospective Auction- Curated by the artist; Aux Armes Etc., Carouge-Geneva

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2015

HAUTE-TENSION, Interactive 3-D printing performance curated by the artist for Amnesty International and Cities against Death Penalty, Alhambra, Geneva

SILENT MOVIES, Group show curated by C. Christie and V. Balogh at Q-Park, Cavendish Square, London

BIG, Biennale des Arts Indépendants, Plaine de Plainpalais, Genève (in collaboration with Amnesty International), Group show curated by K. Alphonso, Espace Labo, Geneva

SUNDAY AT THE PARK WITH ED, Group show curated by C. Christie and P. Rousson, Display Gallery, London

ALPHABET EDITIONS, Group show of all the CEC past editions, curated by V. Bacchetta, CEC, Geneva

SCULPTUMES ET COSTURES, group show at Parc Mon Repos, curated by N. Zaric, Lausanne

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2014

BLIND TEST, Group show hidden inside surprise table-bombs, curated by the artist, Double Decker, Geneva

FORDA , Group show and performances during Forde’s 20th Birthday party, Geneva

SYNALLAGMA SHOW, Group show facing pieces from private artists collections, curated by E. Langlois, Quark, Geneva

RED BULL CURATES GENEVA, Group show and workshop curated by Trivial Mass & F. Schmied, Cercle des Bains, Geneva

MOS ESPA, Installation during the Mos Espa festival, curated by F. Clerc & F. Post, Motel Campo, Geneva

HALLOWEEN EVERYDAY, Group show, flashmob and fanzine edition curated by the artist, Double Decker, Geneva

3AM ETERNAL, The Invisible Cultural Environment curated by The Finnish Local Heritage Federation, Helsinki

GARAGE PARADISE, group show curated by Karine Vonna Zurcher at La Tôlerie, Clermont-Ferrand

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2013

PANTONE K 2013 / KUGLER, December 2013 curated by Collectif Kugler

THE RIDE, group show curated by Galerie J, in 3 different venues; Zoo Galerie, Nantes; Curtat Tunnel, Lausanne; Schwarzwaldallee, Basel

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2012
MMXII, video screenings at Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel

MULTI PLAKATI, silkscreen posters hung by SGA in the whole city of Lausanne, and group show at Tunnel Curtat, Lausanne, curated by N. Wagnières Serial Printer

LA REMISE EN JEU, group show at Villa Dutoit, curated by C.H. Tatot and the HEAD transmaster students, featuring the collection of Fonds Cantonal d’art contemporain, Geneva

PERSONAL EFFECTS ON SALE, group sale at Padiglione dell’Esprit Nouveau, curated by F. Calzolari, D. Casini, V. Emaldi, I. Guzman, U. Rossi &  M. Scotti,  Bologna Arte Fiera

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2011
DON’T BE CRUEL, group show at Galerie Vanessa Quang, Paris, curated by Anaid Demir

YOUTRIBE, Mapping festival, multimedia group show at the Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva

PANORAMA, graphic group show at the Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, curated by Schonherwehrs

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2010
SALLE DES FETES, group show at the Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva, curated by M. A. Berthet

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2009
GOLDEN SHOWER, solo show at Donald art-group’s window, Lausanne

PORTRAIT DE L’ARTISTE EN MOTOCYCLISTE, collection Olivier Mosset, Le Magasin, Grenoble

I AM BY BIRTH A GENEVESE, group show at Vegas Gallery, London and Forde, Geneva, curated by A. Bianchini et P. Rousson

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2008
GENERATION X, group show at Galerie J, Paris, curated by R. Julliard

DOUBLE-VUE , group show in the public space curated by the Geneva Council

XXX, solo show at Espace Kugler, Geneva

OIL!OIL!OIL!, solo show at Galerie J, Geneva, curated by R. Julliard

FOOLS GOLD, solo show at Espace Doll, Lausanne

FORNICATION UNDER CONSENT OF THE KING, solo show at the ground floor of Musée d’Art et d’Histoire Geneva, curated by M. Vertut and L. Schwarz

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2007
1:10, small scale group show presented in a 1:10 model, Galerie Forde, Geneva

CECI N’EST PAS UNE RUINE, Geneva group show curated by the artist, Galerie Ruine, Geneva

ACCELERATION, group show at Serrières Karting Circuit, curated by A. de Pury and G. Hubert, Neuchâtel

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2006
BACK FROM THE GRAVE, group show curated by the artist, Duplex, Geneva

LOVELY SHANGAI MUSIC, group show curated by Team 404, Shanghai Zendai Museum of Modern Art.

REAL vs UNREAL, group show curated by Hard Hat and A. Bianchini, Ganga Int’l Gallery, Bogota

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2005
PIRATE SATELLITE, Int’l Video and Animation, Spacement, Melbourne. Curated by E. Zile

OFFICE WORLD, OFS Cultural Space, Neuchâtel. Curated by S. Lamunière

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2004
GLUE, opening of the Berliner Kunstsalon, Berlin DESIGNMAI, at Vogt+Weizzenegger, Pfefferberg, Berlin

SWISSART VIDEOLOBBY, curated by OFS, Vilnius Contemporary Art Center, Lithuania

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2003
WHO IS AFRAID OF FRIENDLY CAPITALISM?, Haus Schwarzenberg, Berlin

SWISSART VIDEOLOBBY, curated by OFS, Int’l Biennal of Moving Image, CIC, Geneva

SUITS, Madrearte Associassao Cultural, Lisbon

THE BERLIN FLAG UPDATE, B.T.I.I for V+W, Designmai at Rote Rathaus, Berlin

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2002
URBAN DRIFT, curated by F. Ferguson, Das Moskau, Berlin

B.T.I.I. SHOW, Frohmann Gallery, Berlin

SLOW AND STEADY, Mamco, Geneva

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2001
RECORD ALL OVER, Int’l Biennale of the Moving Image, MAMCO, Geneva

RECORD COLLECTION, Forde Gallery, Geneva

THE CAMO SHOW, Museum Wiesbaden, curated by A. Vaillant and E. Svennung

HAIR STYLING , curated by A. Vaillant and E. Svennung, performances at hairdresser’s in New-York and Paris

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2000
YOU WIN!, Award from general store Manor, at MAMCO, Geneva

PHON, Forde Gallery, Geneva

ONLY CONNECT, curated by FCDAV, FRAC Nord-Pas-de-Calais

PULSIONS, curated by Attitudes, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris

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1999
STIMULI, curated by B. Mari, Witte de With, Rotterdam

DU CAMOUFLAGE AU FREE STYLE 1, curated by A. Vaillant and E. Svennung, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

HUMAN RIGHTS, curated by FCDAV, Palais Wilson, Geneva

7 SECONDS, in all Métrociné cinema theaters, Lausanne and Geneva

DOGDAYS ARE OVER, videotheque, curated by N. Trembley, Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris

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1998
ANTICIPATION VERSION 4.0, Centre pour l’Image Contemporaine, SGG, Geneva

TECHNOCULTURE, curated by M. Ritter, Fri-Art, Fribourg

EIDGENOSSISCHE PREISE FUR FREIE KUNST, Museum zu Allerheilligen, Schaffhausen

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1997
THE SINGLE USE CAMERA SHOW, curated by Attitudes, ProjektRaum, Zurich

LOW BET, curated by L. Pittet, audio and video festival, Geneva

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1996
THE CHRISTMAS SHOW, Galerie Art & Public, curated by G. Motti

IN-VIVO, curated by G. Motti