FIAC STORIES

FIAC FLASHBACK | Vincent Mauger

FIAC FLASHBACK | Vincent Mauger

Vincent Mauger was born in 1976 in Rennes. He lives and works near Nantes. His work revolves around the search for a materialization and a concretization of what a mental space might be. To achieve this, he combines digital tools proposing new forms of design logic for objects with artisanal construction techniques. Here, ordinary materials are...

FIAC FLASHBACK | Vivien Roubaud

FIAC FLASHBACK | Vivien Roubaud

Vivien Roubaud was born in 1986. He lives and works in Brussels. The artist aims to extract unusable qualities or properties hidden in the objects that surround us in our daily life. The active cohabitations that he orchestrates often clash, adopting precarious and...

General Idea

General Idea

AA Bronson, one of the three artists of General Idea, speaks about "Great AIDS Series" presented by Mai 36 Galerie as part of FIAC Projects 2019

read more
FIAC TIPS : “MARCEL DZAMA: CROSSING THE LINE”, DAVID ZWIRNER BOOKS

FIAC TIPS : “MARCEL DZAMA: CROSSING THE LINE”, DAVID ZWIRNER BOOKS

MARCEL DZAMA IN CONVERSATION WITH LAILA PEDRO   Marcel Dzama I have always enjoyed trickster characters throughout history and mythology, as a way to escape the hold of the logical. I do from time to time candy-coat what I’m projecting in my work. Like my anger and anxieties around our times. In some of the work, I try to explain it, but in other works I pass over it in silence. I like the viewer to decide what’s happening. I enjoy interpretations—especially misinterpretations....

read more
CLAUDE CLOSKY, “THE CONFINEMENT”, ÉPISODE 3

CLAUDE CLOSKY, “THE CONFINEMENT”, ÉPISODE 3

Claude Closky has been broadcasting his daily web series “The Confinement” since the beginning of April. It lies at the crossroads of a television sitcom and a short film. The series focuses on the exchanges between the occupants of a same apartment, confined together for what seems like an eternity. Each episode takes place in a different dwelling. The viewer follows the litanies of characters who rehash their anxieties and somber mind-sets, but also their love for each other. Off screen the...

read more
A DAY WITH BARTHÉLÉMY TOGUO

A DAY WITH BARTHÉLÉMY TOGUO

We've spend an entire day with Barthélémy Toguo, artist and founder of Bandjoun Station, who welcomed us at his Paris studio to discuss his background, sources of inspiration and different media he works with. We also joint the artist at the Château Rouge underground station and Sèvres-Manufacture et Musée nationaux to talk about "Célébrations", a fresco commissioned by Paris underground. A DAY WITH is a series of interviews with artists based in Paris that offer to discover their artistic...

read more
FIAC TIPS : COLOR ME

FIAC TIPS : COLOR ME

color me by Semiose Editions is a unique colouring books collection created by contemporary artists renowned for their funny, witty and engaged drawings. Each album was created specifically for this book and tells a story with humour, inviting to explore one's creativity and imagination. The books showcase a great variety of styles: from simple lines to complex patterns but also abstraction. Drawings are inspired by pop culture, medieval engravings, comic books and many more. Download and...

read more
Gender *
Last name *
First name *
Email *

I would like to receive invitations and/or information about the fair for its next edition

I would like to receive news and commercial offers from Reed Expositions France, specific to my areas of interest

I would like to receive invitations and communications from other fairs organized by Reed Expositions France

Pin It on Pinterest