Gilles Desrozier

Born in 1963 - France

BIOGRAPHY



Gilles Desrozier was born in 1963 in Paris (France). He lives and works in Paris.

He is a true poet of our time. Not through his themes, although they might be defined as poetry, but by his way of breaking the norms, or reason. When reason stalls, because space is transformed into a visual paradox, poetry is born, at once elusive, captivating, incongruous, ironic and funny at the same time.

Gilles Desrozier confuses the perception, but he also likes to charm it. His framing and his sense of color produce an excitation electrifying the eye. His work is, in fact, a world in itself, emerged from the meeting between different realities. He recounts that the Inscape series comes from a personal experience, a fantasy of his childhood when an image of the forest put a spell on him, and took him into the forest. Desrozier also takes us in his inner universe.

Gilles Desrozier bases his practice on a mute but tenacious competition between architecture and nature. There is no environmental side to his approach. It is rather the expression of a tension through the image. The works of Desrozier are impeccably thorough, which makes his vision believable, but he also gets close to a clash or an accident by comparing antithetical poles: the wall and the perspective, the inside and the outside, above and below, the alive and the inert, life and death, the ideal and the material. This is how born myths are born: from the meeting of two dimensions (once, that of men and that of the gods) and a mysterious dialog, often initiatory and sometimes painful between them. All we have to do is listen to him, with our eyes.

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EXHIBITIONS

2013
Foire Art O’Clock, Paris-La Défense (France)
Foire Summa Art Fair, Madrid (Spain)
Exposition “Horizon(s)”, Galerie Baudouin Lebon, Paris (France)

2012
Galerie Taiss, Paris (France)
Art paris ARt Fair, Grand Palais, Paris (France)

2011
Artcurial, Paris (France)
Château de Tourlaville , Cherbourg (France)
Expositon du prix Arcimboldo, Galerie Basia Embiricos, Paris (France)
Expostion Internationale de la photographie à Dali , Yunnan (Chine)
Paris off à la Belleviloise, Paris (France)
Fondation Swuiss Life, Paris (France)

2010
Galerie R'pure, New York (USA)
Traversée d'art, Saint-Ouen (France)
Exposition collective Ravallet au château des Ravallet à Tourlaville (France)
Galerie des ormes, Paris (France)
"Fantômazing Stories" , Galerie Amarage, Saint-Ouen (France)

2009
Exposition collective au couvent de Lagoa (Portugal)
Salon Affordable Art Fair à Bruxelles (Belgique)
Salon Affordable Art Fair à Londres (UK)
"Alice, Milady, et le fantôme de L'alhambra" Biarritz (France)
"Festival Jazz aux Puces", Falerie "Amarrage", Saint Ouen ( France
Exposition internationnale du Surréalisme, Santiago (Chili)

2008
Exposition de groupe, Laraffinerie
Exposition internationale du Surréalisme actuel. Bât. Chiado à Coimbra. Portugal (catalogue), Mai-juin
Artur Bual city Hall Gallery, Amadora, (Portugal)
"Alice aux reflets arturiens", Hotel arturo Lopez, Neuilly-sur-Seine

2007
Exposition de groupe. Ateliers portes ouvertes La raffinerie (France)
Salon de la création. Les Halles Alstom, Nantes (France)

2004
Exposition collective à la galerie White Elephant, Paris (France)

2003
Exposition collective au Centre Artistique de Verderonne chez cordoline Corre. manoir du Boullanc (France)

2002
La Sentinelle, Paris (France)

1999
Aides/Arc-en-ciel, Paris (France)

1998
Exposition de groupe, Ivry-sur-Seine (France)

1996
Exposition à l'association "Toit du monde", Paris (France)

1992
Exposition à la Rotonde Médiathèque de Moissy-Cramayel (France)

1991
Exposition de groupe SDF

1990
Galerie « Un moment en plus »

Juin 1982 & juin 1983
Exposition à la Sorbonne

PRIX ET RECOMPENSES

2011
Prix Arcimboldo : mention spéciale

2010
nominé au prix HSBC

1983
troisième prix pour une photographie couleur au concours interacadémique de France.

1982
mention spéciale pour une photographie noir et blanc au concours interacadémique de France

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