Violaine Dubernard Laurent
Born on May 24,1970 in Saint-Cloud (near Paris, France)

 
EDUCATION AND PRIZES

Art grant by the Conseil Général du Val de Marne (France), 2010
Tuition in Martin Bissière's class, Paris Fine Art Studios, painting, 2004-2007
Tuition in Daniel Lacomme's class, painting, Paris, 2005-2006
Paris Political Institute, finance and political science, 1992-1994
Art History and Archeology, Paris University, 1991-1992
Paris Polytechnic Insitute (ENSTA), master of science and engineering, 1990-1993
Paris Museum of Decorative Arts studios (Louvre), Paris, 1976-1986


SELECTION OF SOLO SHOWS

Flers Castle Museum, Normandy (France), trio, curator Hélène Tarantola, 2021
Artist studio private visits for signing sessions of the monography 2000-2020, Vitry-sur-Seine, France, 2020
OFI Asset Management, art patronage, Paris, 2019
Restaurant Maison Blanche, Paris, 2018
Galerie ArtCube, Paris - catalog, 2018
Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, 2018
Vertheuil Abbey, Médoc (Bordeaux vineyards) - catalogs, 2017
Galerie Teodora, Paris, 2016
André Malraux Library, Maisons Alfort (France), duo, 2015
Galerie Teodora, Paris, 2015
Restaurant Maison Blanche, Paris, 2015
Flers Castle Museum, Normandy (France), trio, curator Hélène Tarantola, 2014
Galerie ArtCube, Paris - catalog, 2014
Ursulines Medieval Tower Chapel , Autun (Bourgogne, France), invited by painter Hisao Takahashi, 2014
Paris Polytechnic Insitute, ENSTA atrium - catalog, 2013
Pavillon de l'Eau / Water Pavillion (with Eau de Paris and the City of Paris), Paris, catalogs, curator Matthieu Marquaille, 2012-2013
Galerie Bagatelle , Aix-les-Bains (Alps, France), 2012
Galerie Audrey Marty, Saint Malo (Britanny, France), trio, 2012
La Petite Galerie, Paris, 2010
Galerie Bagatelle, Aix-les-Bains (Alps, France), 2010
Galerie municipale, La Clusaz (Alps, France), 2010
Médiathèque André Malraux, Maisons Alfort (France), 2008
Centre Culturel, Courbevoie (France), 2008
Avignon University (Provence, France), Saint Martha's Chapel : decoration with mosaics, ceramics, stained glass, 2005-2007
La Jonquière Cultural Center,  Paris, 2007
Galerie La Madelaine, Brussels, 2002
Commission Européenne, Brussels, 2001


ART FAIRS

Borders Art Fair / Future Landscapes, with ItsLiquid Group, Venice, 2021
Luxembourg Art Fair, with Van Gogh Art Gallery, 2021
Venice International Art Fair, with ItsLiquid Group, Venice, 2021
Art Elysées, with Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, 2019
Lille Art Up (France), with Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, 2019
YIA Art Fair / Paris Contemporary Art Show, with Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, 2018
Art Montpellier (France), with Galerie Simon & Roth, 2017
Lille Art Fair (France), with Galerie Audrey Marty, 2013
Spectrum Miami, USA, with the Japan Contemporary Art Association, 2013
New York Art Expo, USA, with the Japan Contemporary Art Association, 2010
Réalités Nouvelles, Paris, 2008
Salon d'Automne, Paris, 2008
Réalités Nouvelles, Paris, 2007
Salon d'Automne, Paris, 2006
Salon d'Automne, Paris, 2004


SELECTION OF GROUP SHOWS

UNESCO, Paris, curator Stefania Perrino and Loreta Larkina, 2021
Meridian Art Center, curator Stefania Perrino and Loreta Larkina, 2021
PIASA Auction, charity auction in benefit of Covid healthtakers, Paris, 2020
Les Amis des Artistes, on line charity sale in benefit of the Fund for Women of the Arts Museum in Washington, 2020
Galerie Art Guild, charity sale under the UNO patronage, Tbilissi, Georgia, curator Stefania Perrino and Loreta Larkina, 2020
Galerie Corrado Bortone, Paris, curator Stefania Perrino and Loreta Larkina, 2020 
Chez Castel, with Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, 2019
Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, "Blue", 2019
Galerie Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, 2018
Galerie Teodora, Paris, 2016
Galerie Teodora, Paris, 2015
Science and Industry Museum, la Villette, Paris, 2013
Twins Moers 2010, Ruhr European Capital for Culture, Moers, Germany, 2010
Festival de l'Oh!, Maisons-Alfort and the Conseil Général du Val de Marne (France), 2009
O Art Museum, Tokyo, 2008
Fine Arts Museum, Okinawa, 2008
Imperial House, Tamozawa, 2008
Japanese Embassy, Séoul, 2005               
Ono Gallery Ginza, Tokyo, 2004
Ward Nasse Gallery, New York, 2003
Tablet Gallery, Londres, 2003
Arte Giappone Galeria, Milan, 2003
Galerie La Madeleine, Brussels, 2002
Atelier Visconti, Paris, 2002


TEXTS AND PUBLICATIONS


Bibliography :

 "Violaine Vieillefond. Paintings 2000-2020" – Foreword by Annie Dubernard Laurent- Editorial coordination by TIMKAT, illustrated monography with major texts by art critics, French and English versions, 240 pages - Paris, September 2020

"Revelations 2017-2018-2019" -  OFI Asset Management Patronage- Biography and presentation of the works acquired by the collection - Paris, December 2019

 "L'éclat du bleu. Nuance et essence du bleu en littérature, en art et dans la société contemporaine", under the direction of Geneviève Vilnet. In "Feeling the nature of blue in art", by Anne-Claire SIMON, gallerist. L'Harmattan editions, September 2019


Texts and catalogs:

Annie DUBERNARD LAURENT, art historian, PhD in Comparative Literature :
" Life and Death in Venice", foreword to the monography, 2020
" Windows. A window open onto the world", text included in the monography, 2020
" Water Canvases. A tribute to Claude Monet", text included in the monography, 2020

Anne-Claire SIMON, gallerist
"Water canvases, #1 Blue", text for the catalog issued for the exhibition "Blue", Gallery Anne-Claire Simon, Paris, France, June 2019

Maryse VIOLIN-SAVALLE, writer, art historian, art critic for the National Museum Eugène Delacroix 's Friends Society Publications
- "Monuments", text for the catalog, about the exhibition ArtCube Gallery (Paris), June 2018
- "renaissance(s)", text for the exhibition Teodora Gallery (Paris), December 2015
-"From dream to image", March 2014

Bernard POINT, former member of the committee of the Contemporary Art Fair DRAWING NOW, creator and former director of the Gennevilliers School of Fine Arts and its Edouard MANET Gallery
- "Shadows of forms", preface to the exhibition ArtCube Gallery (Paris), 2014
-"Nenufluids", preface to the exhibition at ENSTA ParisTech (Palaiseau), 2013
-"Metamorphoses of fluids", foreword to the exhibition at The Water Pavillion, 2012

Molly MINE, AZART Mag, "Violaine Vieillefond, "The live art of metamorphosis" (AZART n° 61, March-April 2013, p. 68 à 76)

Isaac ORTIZAR, art critic, AICA
- « Memories of winds and lights », 2006
-« Students'House Chapel, University of Avignon : Themes and symbolics », 2006


Book covers:

Etienne WASMER, Phd, professor at New York University Abu Dhabi :
- "Labor, Credit, and Goods Market", 2017 (MIT Press), illustration of the book cover
- "Principles of micro-economy", 2017 & 2014 (Pearson), illustration of the book cover