Guy Poirat

Born in 1952 - France


biography under completion

Born in Quebec Poirat Guy began his artistic career as a ceramist. Then he studied painting and sculpture at the School of Fine Arts in Montreal and the Emily Carr College of Art and Design in Vancouver.
His first sculptures date in 1988.
In 1993, he obtained a scholarship to support the creation of the Ministry of Cultural Affairs of Quebec which allows it to participate in meetings organized by the City of Francheville artists in Rhône (France).
"The concept of assembly is the heart of his artistic approach. In practice, it relied heavily on the recovery of matériaux.Il wants to make life materials .. He is fascinated by archeology and the tangible marks the passage of time on the material. "

Select, isolate, store, combine, to relate, to assemble components: wood, paper, cardboard, plastic, metal, material, fabric, any media, remains and pieces ... The Guy achievements let appear the slow transformation of materials collected not quite at random, then sorted, scratched, cut, glued and blended.

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Expositions personnelles

- 2014 ‘’ Ecran ’’ Galerie Vienn’art, Vienne, France.

- 2014 ‘’ Snapshot ‘’ Galerie L’Oeil Ecoute, Lyon France.

- 2014 ‘’ Histoire de Fer ‘’ Cité scolaire Sembat-Séguin, Vénissieux, France.

- 2014 ‘’ Snapshot ‘’ Société Lecante, Marseille, France.

- 2013 ‘’ Objet singulier ‘’ Cité scolaire Sembat-Séguin.

- 2013 ‘’ Identité diversité ‘’ Espace Christolhomme Voreppe.

- 2012 ‘’ Sérial Dreamer ‘’ Galerie L’œil Ecoute, Lyon France.

- 2012 ‘’ Marcel Duled ‘’ Cité scolaire Sembat-Séguin. Vénissieux France.

- 2011 ‘’ Openfield ‘’ Association Geneviève – Dumont. Lyon France.

- 2011 ‘’ Traffic ‘’ Société Lecante . Paris.

- 2011 ‘’ Centre d’exposition Le Polaris. Corbas.

- 2010 ‘’ Dernière heure ‘’ Société Lecante . Lyon.

- 2010 ‘’ Sputnik ‘’ Cité Scolaire Sembat-Séguin .Vénissieux.

- 2008 ‘’ Faire et Défaire ‘’ Galerie L’Oeil Ecoute .Lyon.

- 2007 ‘’ Jaune ‘’ Espace ‘’ de la Poste Centrale. Lyon.

- 2005 ‘’ Histoire de Fer ‘’ Galerie des Halles Saint Pierre. Paris.

- 2004 ‘’ Fin de Chantier ‘’ Galerie agend’art. Lyon.

- 2003 ‘’ Mars ‘’ Chapelle d’Ombreval, Neuville sur Saône.

- 1997 ‘’ Matières Intrigue et Romances ‘’ Galerie Dettinger-Mayer. Lyon.

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