Professional record

 

2016

Collection created with the support of the Bettencourt Schueller Foundation.

2015

“L’usage des formes” (“The Use of Form”) exhibition, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, March 20th-May 17th.

Creation of four large ceiling lights in hammered and polished brass sheet, and two large wall lamps on order for the Christian Liaigre design studios, May-July.

My sculpture “L’infini” (“The Infinite”) is displayed in the “Precious” space of the MAISON&OBJET Observatoire de la Maison, Elizabeth Leriche, September.

Refurbishment of my workshop, new tools and furniture installed to make it more ergonomic.

2014

“L’intelligence de la main” exhibition at PIASA auction house, October 24th-27th.

Creation of four large ceiling lights and two lamps on order for the Christian Liaigre design studios.

Winner of the Liliane Bettencourt prize for craftsmanship (“Intelligence de la main”), in the “exceptional talent” section.

My sculpture “Carmen” is part of a Christian Liaigre project with the architect Kengo Kuma.

2013

AD #125, p.142, sculpture “Blanche”, 2011, apartment in St-Germain-des-Prés, Paris, interior designer Damien Langlois-Meurinne.

Elle Décoration #222 (November 2013), sculpture p. 146, New York apartment.

Finalist in the Liliane Bettencourt prize for craftsmanship (“Intelligence de la main”), in the “exceptional talent” section.

“Eloge de la souplesse” (“In praise of plasticity”) collective exhibition at Ateliers de Paris, April 5th-May 23rd.

 2012

Article and photo of my sculpture “Eye Eve” in AD #111, with the support of gallery owner Patrick Fourtin.

Finalist in the Liliane Bettencourt prize for craftsmanship (“Intelligence de la main”), in the “exceptional talent” section.

Photo of the sculpture “Eye Eve” in AD #106, article entitled “Le vrai chic parisien” (“Real Parisian chic”).

Creation of copper hammered lights for South Korea, on order from decorator Christian Liaigre.

2011                                                     

Sculptures exhibited at the Patrick Fourtin gallery, 9, rue des Bons Enfants, Paris.

Sale of two sculptures, “Torse orange” (“Orange Torso”) and “Torsion” (“Torque”), to the Christian Liaigre company.

2010                                                     

Creation of a baptismal font for the Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire Church, in Les Lilas, just outside of Paris.

Moved into my workshop in Aubervilliers, just outside of Paris.

Sculptures exhibited at the Acabas gallery, 7, boulevard des Filles du Calvaire, Paris.

Sale of two sculptures in hammered copper to the Christian Liaigre company.

Sculptures exhibited at the Talbot gallery, 11, rue Guénégaud, Paris.

2009                                                     

First prize in the “Juin de la Celle Saint-Cloud” exhibition.

2008                                                     

Moved into my workshop at Janville-sur-Juine (Essonne).

2005-2011                                          

Sculptures put on permanent display at the Triode gallery, 28, rue Jacob, Paris.

2005                                                     

Cover story in Atelier d’art #60.

2003

Creation of furniture prototypes for Cèdre rouge, Paris.

Creation of ceiling lights in hammered copper and banister balls in silver-gilt for the Amin Kader show room, rue de la Paix, Paris.

2002

Member of the jury for the awarding of the Professional art diploma in Metal sculpture at Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Appliqués et des Métiers d’Arts (ENSAAMA).

Creation of three vase prototypes in polished tin in the Rotunda series for the luxury brand Hermès, Paris.

2001

Creation of metalwork pieces in hammered tin for luxury shop signs (Marie-Claude Berard, Mauboussin), Paris.

2000-2007

Drafting, design and creation of furniture, stair rails, awnings and lights in wrought iron for the Ateliers Bataillard company in Paris.

2000

Refining freehand metalwork techniques under the tutelage of Hervé Wahlen.

1999                      

Creation of six ceiling lights in worked iron and hammered copper for the designer of historical monuments Bernard Frinking.

1998

Creation and installation of a 300-sq m stained glass ceiling in Sharm El-Sheikh with the company France Vitrail International.

1996

Collective exhibition of stained glass in the chapel of Saint-Paul-Saint-Louis, 99, rue Saint-Antoine, Paris.

 

Education

 

1999

Professional art diploma, metal sculpture stream, ENSAAMA School of applied art, Paris. Graduated with honors.

1997

Professional art diploma, stained glass stream, ENSAAMA School of applied art, Paris.

1996

First undergraduate year at the Ecole nationale supérieure d’art in Dijon.

1994                                                    

High school diploma with specializations in maths and biology.