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)