Farah Atassi

Biography


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Born 1981 in Brussels, Belgium
Lives and works in Paris, France

Education

2013
Nominated for the Marcel Duchamp Prize
Residence at the International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York, USA

2012
Jean-François Prat Prize, Paris, France

2008
Individual assistance to creation, Ministry of Culture, DRAC Île de France, France

2003
School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston as part of an exchange program with Ensb-a

2001
Frank Jewett Mather Award for art criticism

1999
Ensb-a (Ecole Nationale supérieure des Beaux Arts), Jean-Michel Alberola’s studio, Paris, France


Solo exhibitions

2019
Consortium Museum, Dijon, France 
Almine Rech, New York

2018
‘Farah Atassi - Oeuvres en dialogue’, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Cambrai, France
‘UNIVERSAL FOLKLORE / FARAH ATASSI & TRAMAINE DE SENNA’, Museum Permeke, Jabbeke, Belgium
‘Farah Atassi’, Michel Rein, Brussels, Belgium

2017
‘Farah Atassi’, Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
‘Farah Atassi’, Xippas Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

2016
‘Farah Atassi’, Xippas Gallery, Paris, France

2015
‘Farah Atassi’, Extra City Kunsthal, Antwerp, Belgium
‘Farah Atassi’, Galerie Michel Rein, Brussels, Belgium

2014
‘Farah Atassi’, Le Grand Café, Saint Nazaire Art Center, France
‘Farah Atassi’, Le Portique, Contemporary Art Center, Le Havre, France
‘Farah Atassi’, Xippas Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland

2013
‘Farah Atassi’, Xippas Gallery, Paris, France

2012
‘Derelict’, Edouard Manet Gallery, Gennevilliers, France (with Stéphanie Cherpin)

2011
‘Farah Atassi’, Xippas Gallery, Paris, France
‘Farah Atassi & Elodie Lesourd’, Les Eglises, Centre d’art contemporain, Chelles, France

2010
La Vitrine, Jean Brolly Gallery, Paris, France



Selected group exhibitions 

2019
‘Lineup’, Almine Rech Gallery, New York 
MNAR, National Museum of Art in Bucharest, Romania 
‘Oeuvres en Dialogues’, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Cambrai, France

 

2018
‘Fun House’, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK
Boghossian Foundation, Brussels, Belgium

2017
‘Theatre of the Absurd’, Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE
‘Clouds / Forests’, 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia

2016
‘Hétérotopies’, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg, France
‘Questioning the Shapes’, Michel Rein, Brussels, Belgium
‘Yoknapatawpha’, Biennale of Painting, Roger Raveel Museum, Machelen-Zulte, Belgium
‘A question of perspective’, GRIMM Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
‘Folklore planetaire’, Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris, France

2015
‘It Rained Again’, Bureau, New York
‘Avec et sans peinture: Works from the Collection’, MAC/VAL, Val-de-Marne, France

2014
‘Beyond the Grid’, Michel Rein, Brussels, Belgium
‘Fruits de la passion: collection from the musée national d’art moderne’, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Hyogo Prefecturam Museum of Art, Kobé, Japan

2013
‘After, with Leonor Antunes, Farah Atassi, David Diao, Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, Josiah McElheny, Franck Scurti, Simon Starling & Lucy Williams’; Galerie JGM, Paris, France
‘Entre deux, with Peter Downsbrough, Dan Graham, Alexandra Leykauf, Gordon Matta-Clark, Tatiana Trouvé’; Musée Régional d’Art Contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, Sérignan, France
‘Farah Atassi, Latifa Echakhch, Claire Fontaine, Raphaël Zarka, artists nominated for the Marcel Duchamp Prize 2013’, Musée des Beaux-arts de Libourne, France
‘Boîte-en-Valise’, Institut Français

2012
‘L’art contemporain s’invite à Saint-Germain’, 10th edition of the Parcours Saint-Germain, Paris, France

2011
'Soudain, Déjà’; ensba, Paris, France
‘Pearls of the North’, Palais d’Iéna, Paris, France
‘Beyond the Crisis’, Biennale de Curitiba; Alfons Hug et Ticio Escobar (cur.), Brazil
‘Look’, Xippas contemporary art, Geneva, Switzerland
‘There are two sides to every coin, and two sides to your face’, Galerie Xippas, Paris, France
‘Si l’espace n’était qu’une dimension intérieure’, Abbaye Sanit-André, Meymac, France

2010
‘Festival’, New Festival of the Pompidou center in the Hermitage, Bernard Blistène (cur.), Hermitage Museum, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
‘Dynasty’, ARC/ Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France 55th Salon de Montrouge, Stéphane Corréard (cur.), La Fabrique, Montrouge, France

2009
‘Treasures for Theatre’, Cécilia Bécanovic (cur.), La Ferme du Buisson, Noisiel, France
‘Insides/Insights’, galerie ANNE +, Ivry-sur-Seine, France

2008
‘Inertie du héros’, La Vitrine (cur.), galerie des Beaux-Arts de Cergy, Paris, France


Public collections
 

MAC/VAL, Musée d’art contemporain Val de Marne, Vitry-sur-Seine, France
Musée National dArt Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (MAMVP), Paris, France
Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Frac Aquitaine, Bordeaux, France Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dole, France
Société Générale, Paris-la Défense, France
Collection Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles, USA
ENSB-A, Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
Fondation Louis Vuitton pour la création
FMAC, Fonds municipal d’art contemporain Musée régional d’art contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées, Sérignan, France

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