Exhibition. Curated by Pascale Triol
Biennale de Lyon | Résonance
October 15 – December 8, 2015
Galerie Françoise Besson
10, rue de Crimée
French and Swiss citizen, Christine Crozat lives and works in Lyon, Paris and in the TGV. Visual artist, she works with different medias–drawing, wallpaper, sculpture, photo, installations or videos with French artist Pierre Thomé.
Crozat has shown widely in France and Europe, with important solo exhibitions such as Double(2012, Espace art plastique, Vénissieux), Et à partir de là (2009, Musée des Beaux-arts, Caen), and Tropismus (2006, Institut français de Prague, République Tchèque). She was part of numerous group shows in France and abroad: Jeux d’artistes (2012, Musée-Château, Annecy), Circuit céramique, la scène française contemporaine (2010, Cité de la céramique, Sèvres), Décalage, collection du CNAP, (Centre culturel F. Villon, Yaoundé, Cameroon), Drawing Now art fair (2010, School Gallery, Paris), among others.
In the spring of 2012, she was invited for a month-long residency at LPE; she describes her experience:
“To rest on the history. To search for the poetry of a new place, to walk around, discover, organize one’s notes. Everyday to cut the roses, to follow the rhythm of the garden of La Petite Escalère. My work has begun…”