Biography

1970
Born near Paris

1982
First short film with a Super 8 camera.

1994
Master’s degree in modern literature at Paris IV Sorbonne – Encounter of cinema and Surrealism between 1918 and 1930
Assistant on circular and 3D movies

1995
Master’s degree in cinéma at Paris 8 – From Pictural panorama to circular cinema

1996
Selected at 5th International Biennial of art films at Centre Georges Pompidou – Chromatic rain

1997
Experimental movies in IMAX
European conservatory of audiovisual writing in Paris (CEEA)
A trimester on a Master’s in screenplay writing at UCLA

1998
Selected at 6th International Biennial of art films at the Centre Georges Pompidou – Sands.
Published by L’Harmattan – From Pictural panorama to circular cinema, origins and history of another type of cinema
Post-graduate diploma in filmmaking at Paris 8

2000
Starts a thesis with Jacques Aumont at the EHESS Paris (School for Higher Education in Social Sciences) – Aesthetics of total cinema
Starts writing fiction for television

2001
Joins Le Fresnoy, National Contemporary arts studio
Has the support of the DRAC Région Nord- Pas-de-Calais (ACRD Nord-Pas-de-Calais Region)
Exhibition Panorama 2, curated by Leonor Nuridsany

2002
Exhibition Panorama 2, curated by Christophe Kihm
Graduates from Le Fresnoy

2003
Selected at Rencontres Cinématographiques in Digne-les-Bains – Dehors, il y a… (Outside, there is…)
Selected at De l’Encre à l’écran festival in Tours – Madame Bovary, fragments

2004
Published by the Artistic Action of the City of Paris – Paris and the World Fairs

2005
Bronze Laurier at the Creusot International Corporate Film Festival – Film for Vacheron Constantin Museum

2006
Conference for the annual assembly of the Society of Architects and Engineers of Geneva – The Links between architecture and filmmaking

2007
Member of the graduation jury for the filmmaking department at HEAD (Geneva University of Art and Design)

2009
Conférence at Paris III Sorbonne – Pictural panorama

2010
Screened at the Maison des Arts du Grütli in Geneva – les anonymes (the strangers)
Published – the strangers, notes for making a film

2012
Series – Trois secondes et deux images (Three seconds and two images)
Video series – Dans “amateurs”, il y a “aimer” (The French word “amateur” stems from the word for “love”, “aimer”)

2013
Video series Les souvenirs du présent (Memories of the Present)

2014
Seminars at the HEAD – Filming space, conceiving the city.
Installation and film – Nos rêves, unfinished (Our dreams, unfinished)

2015
Installation – Diary Stones
Film – La maison (The House)

2016
ArtGenève – Series L’homme au chapeau (The Man With the Hat)
Published Exhibition Catalogue – Sculpting in time
Exhibition at Patrick Gutknecht gallery Monsieur Marcel Hass 1931­- 2015, Et la lumière fut (And There Was Light)

2017
Exhibition at Patrick Gutknecht gallery, Paris – Les fleurs de la vie ne sont que des fantômes

2018
Festival Visions du RéelHouse and home (51 mn) selected for Media Library
Exhibition Centre des arts de l’École Internationale, Genève – When the war started… We did not pay attention to these pictures