Valery Grancher

Hong Kong —

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Member Since January 1, 1996

Active as an artist, theorician and curator in artworld since 1992.
Graduated from Ecole Nationale des Beaux Arts de Paris (hypermedia and visual art master) on 1995.

Awards:

- "Stunning Awards" WIX, www.valerygrancher.com selected on 100 millions websites as finalist for the Stunning Awards. 2017
- Shortlisted for the COLLIDE international Art Award, by CERN. 2016
- Winner of "Villa Médicis hors les murs" for Japan, AFAA (video board, new technologies), France (1998)
. - "Internationaler videokunstpreis", finalist for the International Awards for the video "Memory", ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany (1995).

Public collections:

- Bandjoun Station: Acquisition of 10 works on paper from the "Fayum portrait (refugees)" serie. Cameroon 2016
- Bandjoun Station: Acquisition of a 7 meters drawing about Daesh massacres. Cameroon 2015 - Videotage, (Video: "Hong Kong 2014" ) Hong Kong RAS China
- National Fund for Contemporary Art, Centre National des Arts Plastiques : Acquisition of video works (installations) "GEOPOL" (24:00 tracking shot of the horizon at the North Pole) and "Tanguntsa" (Plan sets the heart of Amazonia center of a village during 6:00 Day to Night) (2014)
- National Fund for Contemporary Art, Centre National des Arts Plastiques : public command in the context of the 'Pop up, USB' 2010 (2012)
- Prints and Drawings from the Museum of Art and History from Geneva, Switzerland. (Dos drawing) (2004)
- Rhizome ArtBase Net and media collection New Museum - New York : USA (2002)
- European House of Photography, Art Outsiders : Paris, France : "heart time / time heat" (website) (2001).
- National Fund for Contemporary Art, FNAC, Paris, France : "Screen Reposoirs" (screensaver), "On Air" (VJ Performance saved on DVD) (2000).
- Berkeley Art Museum Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, USA "24 : 00" (website) (1999 -2000)
- The Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art, Paris, France : "Longitude 38" (website) (1999), "Self" (website) (1998)
- Contemporary Art Centre of St Fons St Fons, France : "Ulysses" (video) (1996)
- ZKM Media Museum (video), Karlsruhe, Germany : "Memory" (video) (1994-1995)
- Carillo Gil Contemporary Art Museum, Mexico City, Mexico : "Memory" (video) (1994), "U-Topos" (Virtual Reality installation) 1995
- The new museum, the Institute of Contemporary Art, Villeurbanne, France : "Epridemik Remix" (video co-produced with Benedict Berry) (1993)

Since early nineties, the exhibitions :

Institutions:

- National Museum of Kielce, Poland. September 15 - November 13 2016
- D'Inverno Museum, Siena, Italy. May 28 - June 24 2016
- K11, Hong Kong, (May 8-29 - June 4 2016)
- Bandjoun Station, Camerun (May 27 - December 31 2016)
- Inchiostro e Pietra Zonca Art Center (ZACC), Venezia, Italy, (March 2016)
- East Asian Studies, NYU, New York, USA, (October 2015)
- K11 and Connecting Spaces, Hong Kong (October 2015)
- Institute of Contemporary Arts ICA, London, UK. (September 2015)
- Center for Chinese contemporary arts, Manchester UK. (July 17 2015)
- Fabrica and Lighthouse Brighton, UK (July 2015)
- Electric Palace, Hastings UK. (July 2015)
- Phoenix Art Center, Leicester, UK. (July 2015)
- Hong Kong Arts Center, Hong Kong SAR (May 2015)
- Swiss Institute, Milan, Italie (2014)
- Contemporary arts Biennale, anciens hôpitaux de Douai, Douai, France (summer 2013) - French institute, Tokyo, Japon. (february 2013)
- Centre International d’accueil et d’échanges des Recollets, Paris, France (2010)
- Fondation Verbeke, Belgium (2010)
- Glassbox, Paris, France (1998, 2009)
- Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA (2009)
- Emily Harvey Contemporary Art Fondation, New York, USA (2009)
- New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA (Rhizome)(2009, 2007)
- Lieu Commun, Espace d'Art Contemporain, Toulouse, France (2009)
- Espace d'Art Concret, Honegger Albers donation, Mouans Sartoux, France (2008, 2007)
- Musée des Beaux Arts, Nîmes, France. (2008)
- New Langton Art Center, San Francisco, USA (2008, 2002)
- Pacific Film Archive Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, USA (2007, 2001)
- Galerie Nikon, France (2007)
- Palais de Tokyo, site de création contemporaine, Paris, France (performance, solo show) (2006, 2005)
- Centre National d'Art Contemporain, Le Magasin, Grenoble, France. (2006, 2005)
- Istambul Contemporary Art Museum, Istambul Turky (2006, 2005, 2003)
- "Super !" 1ère Triennale des arts plastiques, de la mode et du design contemporain in Hasselt, Belgium (2005).
- Musée d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (2005, 2004, 2002)
- MAMCO, Musée d'art moderne et contemporain, Geneva, Switzerland. (2004, 2005)
- Museo Castagnino, Rosario, Argentina (2004).
- Galleria de arte do Sesi, Sao Paulo, Brasil (2004).
- Musée D'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, ARC, Paris, France.(2004)
- Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal, Switzerland (2003)
- Turm Gallery, Hemstedt, Germany (2003)
- Tirana Biennale National Gallery of Arts, Tirana, Albania (2003, 2001)
- MUHKA Contemporary Art Musuem, Antwerp, Belgium (2003)
- Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland (2003, 2002)
- Artsonje Museum, Gyeong Ju, South Korea (2002)
- Artsonje Center, Seoul, South Korea (2002)
- New Langton Art Center, San Francisco, USA (2002)
- Israeli center for digital art, Digital ArtLab, Holon, Israel (2001)
- Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, France (2000)
- Museu da Imagem e do Som, Sao Paulo, Brasil (2000)
- Fondation Cartier pour l'Art Contemporain, Paris, France (1999, 1998)
- Artspace of Australia, Sydney, Australia (1999, 1998)
- Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany (1998)
- Bonn Kunstverein, Bonn, Germany (1998)
- Documenta X Kassel, Kassel, Germany (1997)
- Ars Electronica Center (residence), Linz, Austria (1997)
- CAPC Musée d'Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France (1996)
- ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany (1995)
- Carillo Gil Museum, Mexico, Mexico (1995)
- Pecci Museum, Prato, Italy (1995)
- Moderna Museet, Helsinki, Finland (1994)
- Contemporary Art Center, St Petersburg, Russia (1994)
- Centre d'Art Contemporain, Bruxelles, Belgium (1994)
- Biennale de Lyon, Lyon, France. (1993)

Private galleries :

- Mur Nomade, Aberdeen, Hong Kong SAR (2015)
- GVCC Galerie, Casablanca, Morocco (2014)
- Refusalon Gallery, San Francisco, USA (2000, 2014).
- Art Paris, Miss China gallery, April 2013, Grand Palais, Paris, France
- Miss China Gallery, rue française 75001 Paris : December 2012, March, May, October, December 2013, April 2014
- Galerie des Nouvelles Images, Hôtel Scribe, Paris (2012)
- Guest of Honnor at Show Off Artfair October 2011, monumental video installation down the Alexandre III bridge, Paris
- Analix forever gallery, Geneva, Switzerland. (2005, 2010)
- Lincart gallery, San Francisco, USA (2009, 2008, 2007, 2006).
- Sketch Gallery, London, Great Britain. (2005).
- http://www.artcart.de, Franckfurt, Germany. (2003, 2004)
- Galerie Rachlin Lemarié, Paris, France (2003).
- Electronic Orphanage, Los Angeles, USA (2001).
- Haines Gallery, San Francisco, USA (2001).
- Deitch project, Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, New York, USA (2001).
- Galerie Gilbert Brownstown, Paris, France (2000).
- Galerie Chez Valentin, Paris, France. (2000).
- Tadu Contemporary Art Gallery, Bangkok, Thaïland (2000).
- Galerie Glassbox, Paris, France. (1998).
- Galerie Yvonamor Palix, Paris, France (1996).
- Galerie Patrick Martin, Lyon, France (1995).