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Biography

Born in Montreal, Canada 1965,
Raised in Geneva, Switzerland
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Education

1995-97
M.F.A., University of California Los Angeles
1993-94
RAKB, Rijksademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam
1988-91
ESAV, Ecole Superieure des Beaux Arts, Geneva

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018
Vague Terrains/Urban Fuckups, Gavlak Gallery, Los Angeles
2012
The Shapes, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin
Lookouts, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
2010
Dream Baby Dream, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin
2009
Patrick Painter Inc, Santa Monica
2008
The flowers of romance, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
Be My Mirror, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York
Once we were trees, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin
Christophe Daviet-Thery, Livres et Editions d'Artistes, Paris
2007
Patrick Painter Inc., Santa Monica
2006
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
Scare me up, Gallery Side 2 , Tokyo
Wonderland, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin
2005
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara
Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
Christophe Daviet-Thery, Livres et Editions d'Artistes, Paris        
Centre PasquArt, Kunsthaus Centre d'Art Biel Bienne
2004
Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
2003    
Art Statements, Art Basel Miami Beach
The Innermost Limits of Pure Fun, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
Dream Space, Kunstverein Wolfsburg
2001
Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
Gallery Art Public, Geneva
Hammer Projects: Francesca Gabbiani, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
2000
Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
1999
Go to the rainbow, Gallery I-20, New York
Fancy, Gallery Art & Public, Geneva
1998            
Memories to chew, MAMCO, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Geneva
Gallery I-20, New York
1996    
Gallery Art & Public, Geneva

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015
Don't shoot the painter. Paintings from the UBS Art Collection, Galleria D'Arte Moderna, Milano
2014
Hammer Museum, afghani project
CAFAM, paperworks curator H. Fox
2013
Kiss Me Deadly, Paradise Row, London
Galerie Gmurzynska, St. Moritz
2012
2nd Mardin Biennial, Turkey
2011
The Unseen, Torrance Museum of Art
The Archaic Revival, la Cienega Project, Los Angeles
2009
On Paper, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
Trouble Paradise: Examining Discord Between Nature and Society, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson
Under the Knife, Cadwell Gallery, The Armory, Pasadena
2008
My Generation, Spichernohe, Cologne
Wunderkammer: A Century of Curiosities, MoMA New York
Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York
2007
Double XX-rated: Where the girls are, Stellan Holm Gallery, New York
Summer Show, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin
Ten Years, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London
5 rencontres d'artistes, &: Aurelie Geslin Christophe Daviet Thery, Paris
2006
Works on paper, Patrick Painter Inc. Santa Monica
New Trajectories: Relocation: recent painting, drawing and multi-media work from the Ovitz Family Collection, Cooley Gallery, Reed College, Portralnd
Off the Shelf: New forms in Contemporary Artists' Books, Frances Lehman
Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
2005
Follow me: A Fantasy, Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica
Recent Acquisitions Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2004
Project Ruinart with &: Paris
Paper, Patricia Faure Gallery, Santa Monica
The Dogs (curator), Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
Emily Tsingou Gallery, London
Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
2003
Galerie Tache-Levy, Antwerp
Light and Spaced Out, Galerie Loevenbruck, Paris, France, traveled to Founds Regional d'Art Contemporain, Brest
2002
Painting On the Move, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel
Play It as It lays:17 Artists From Los Angeles, The London Institute
Gallery, Millbank, London
Cut, Francesca Gabbiani, Simon Periton, Eva Rothschild, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
2001
New Prints 2001/Summer, International Print Center, New York
By Hand: Pattern, Precision, &  Repetition in Contemporary Drawing
University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach
2000
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Spellbound, Karyn Lovegrove Gallery, Los Angeles
1999
Studio Guenzani, Milano
Hair Styling, Toasting Agency Project, Paris
The Templations (Curated by Dennis Cooper), Mark Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles
1998
Dog days are over (Curated by Nicholas Tremblay), Swiss Cultural Center, Paris
Freie Sicht aufs Mittelmeer (Curated by Bice Curiger), Kunsthaus Zurich; Shim Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt
1997
Malibu Sex Party, Purple Fine Arts, Los Angeles
504, Center for Art, Media&Design, Braunschweig, Germany
1996
Confrontations, Museum of Art, Nyon
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Geneva
Young Art, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern (Providentia Award)
OCE Collection, Museum Bonnefeld, Maastricht
1995
Lost Property, Great Western Studios, London
Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Kunsthalle Glarus, Glarus

Public Collections

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Collection of Michael and Judy Ovitz
Collection of Michael Lyne, New York
OCE Collection, The Netherlands
CentrePasquArt, Biel, Switzerland
City of Geneva, Switzerland
National Collection, Switzerland



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