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STÉPHANIE SAADÉ WAS BORN IN LEBANON IN 1983.

SHE PRESENTLY LIVES BETWEEN BEIRUT AND PARIS.
 

SHE IS REPRESENTED BY AKINCI (AMSTERDAM), ANNE BARRAULT (PARIS), GREY NOISE (DUBAI) AND MARFA' (BEIRUT).


 

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ONGOING / UPCOMING


2017     HOME BEIRUT. SOUNDING THE NEIGHBORS, GROUP EXHIBITION CURATED BY HOU HANROU AND GIULIA FERRACCI, MAXXI, ROME, IT, NOVEMBER 14 - APRIL 8. (ONGOING)


             - THE MATERIALITY OF THE INVISIBLE, GROUP EXHIBITION AT VAN EYCK, MARRES AND BUREAU EUROPA, MAASTRICHT NL, AUGUST 29 - NOVEMBER 26. (ONGOING)


                - SITUATION, A PROJECT BY VASSILI ZARIFOPOULOS, VILLA EMPAIN, FONDATION BOGHOSSIAN, BRUSSELS, BE, NOVEMBER 8 - 26. (ONGOING)
 

             - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT MAISON SALVANLABÈGE, FR (ONGOING)


             - RETROUVAILLES AVEC DES AMIS INCONNUS, SOLO EXHIBITION, GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, PARIS, FR, JANUARY 13 - FEBRUARY 17. (UPCOMING)
 

 

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EDUCATION / RESIDENCIES

2017                 - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT MAISON SALVANLABÈGE, FR (ONGOING)


                         - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT VILLA EMPAIN, FONDATION BOGHOSSIAN, BRUSSELS, BE.


2015                 - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT CITÉ DES ARTS, PARIS, FRANCE (RECIPIENT OF THE FRENCH INSTITUTE RESIDENCY PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP) .


2014 / 2015      - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT JAN VAN EYCK ACADEMIE, MAASTRICHT, NL.


2013                 - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT PROGR, BERN, SWITZERLAND.


2010 / 2012      - SCHOLARSHIP FOR POST-GRADUATE PROGRAM, CHINA ACADEMY OF ARTS, HANGZHOU.


2005 / 2010      - ENSBA, ECOLE NATIONALE SUPERIEURE DES BEAUX-ARTS, PARIS, GRADUATED WITH THE DNSAP.

 


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SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2018     - RETROUVAILLES AVEC DES AMIS INCONNUS, SOLO EXHIBITION, ANNE BARRAULT GALLERY, PARIS, FR, JANUARY 13 - FEBRUARY 17. (UPCOMING)

             - SOLO EXHIBITION, MAISON SALVAN, LABÈGE, FR, MAY. (UPCOMING)

2017     - THE SECOND SPACEMARFA' PROJECTS, BEIRUT, LB, WITH A TEXT BY CAROLINE CROS. The second space stephanie saade marfaThe Second Space

2016       - THE LEAF ONCE PILGRIM, CURATED BY CHIARA IANESELLI, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL. Stephanie saade The Leaf Once PilgrimThe Leaf Once Pilgrim

              - BUILDING A HOME WITH TIMECOUNTER SPACE, ZURICH, CH. Building a home with time stephanie saade counter spaceBuilding a home with time

           - THE SHAPE OF DISTANCEGREY NOISE GALLERY, DUBAI, U.A.E.. The shape of distanceThe Shape of Distance

2015      - EN DORMANCE, GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, PARIS, FR.


              - NEW POSITIONS, WITH AKINCI GALLERY, NL, ART COLOGNE, COLOGNE, DE.


              - SLOW ERASURE, VAN EYCK OPEN STUDIOS, VAN EYCK, MAASTRICHT, NL.


              - DISCIPLINE OF NOSTALGIAadhoc GALERIA, VIGO, SP.

 

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2017     - SHARJAH BIENNALE 13TAMAWUJ, ACT I, CURATED BY CHRISTINE TOHMÉ, SHARJAH, U.A.E.

             - LE CHEMIN DU RETOUR, FIAC HORS-LES-MURS, JARDIN DES TUILERIES, PARIS, WITH GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, PARIS, FR.

             - GHOSTING OF BEINGS AND WORLDSGROUP EXHIBITION , GREY NOISE GALLERY, DUBAI, U.A.E.

             - QUIET, CURATED BY SAMUEL LEUENBERGER, BARBARA SEILER GALLERY, ZURICH, CH.

             - KINDLING, GROUP EXHIBITION CURATED BY RACHEL DEDMAN, FOTOPUB, NOVO MESTO, SL.

             - EPITOPOU, EPHEMERAL WORKS IN THE LANDSCAPE, ANDROS ISLAND, GREECE, JULY 8 - AUGUST 28.

                - SCAMMING, GROUP EXHIBTIION CURATED BY FRANZISKA SOPHIE WILDFOERSTER AND FLAVIO PALASCIANO, PALAZZO LANCIA, TORINO, IT.

                - HOME IS SO FUCKING COMPLICATED, CURATED BY SAMUEL LEUENBERGER PART OF CURATED BY_VIENNA, NATHALIE HALGAND GALLERY, VIENNA, AT.

                WHERE THE F* IS MY SOCK, GROUP EXHIBITION, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL.

             - TWO TO TANGO, UPON INVITATION BY THOMAS GEIGER, SPERLING GALLERY, MUNICH, DE.

              - KUNSTHALLE 3000A PROJECT BY THOMAS GEIGER, DALIEH, RAOUCHÉ, BEIRUT, LB.

              - TRANSFORMATIONS, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL.


2016      - HOME WORKS FORUM 7, CURATED BY CHRISTINE TOHME, BEIRUT, LB.

              STILL LIFE, CURATED BY FRANK BALLAND, PARC SAINT LÉGER HORS LES MURS, NEVERS, FR.

              - LES FRAGMENTS DE L'AMOUR, CURATED BY LEA BISMUTH, LA TRAVERSE CENTRE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN D'ALFORTVILLE, FR.

              - SAY IT WITH FLOWERS!,  MUSEUM SCHLOSS MOYLAND, BEDBURG-HAU, DE.

              - SÈVRES OUTDOORSCITÉ DE LA CÉRAMIQUE, SÈVRES, FR.

              - DO BOOMERANGS ALWAYS COME BACK?, CASTLE OUD-REKEM, LIMBURG, BE.

               - THE MORNING I KILLED A FLY, CURATED BY CHIARA IANESELLI GALERIA MAZZOLI, MODENA, IT.

               - VOICE OF THE BORDER, CURATED BY FATMA CHEFFI, SELMA FERIANI GALLERY, TUNIS, TUNISIA.

               - NOUVEAU!, GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, PARIS, FR.


2015       - I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE : AN EMERGING GENERATION OF BEIRUT ARTISTS, MOSAIC ROOMS, LONDON, UK, CASA ARABE MADRID AND CASA ARABE CORDOBA.

               - ADAM, EVE AND THE DEVILMARRES, HOUSE FOR CONTEMPORARY CULTURE, MAASTRICHT, NETHERLANDS.

               - THE GIRL WITH THE SUN IN HER HEADVAN EYCK EXHIBITION SPACE, MAASTRICHT, NETHERLANDS.

               - SUN, ROMANCE AND DESTRUCTION, GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, PARIS, FRANCE.

              ETERNEL RETOUR, PERCEPTION PARK GALERIE, PARIS, FRANCE.


2014      - THE PINK SKYM HKA, ANTWERP, BELGIUM.


              - 13LA CONSERVERA, CENTRO DE ARTE CONTEMPORANEO, MURCIA,​ SPAIN.

              - 59E SALON DE MONTROUGE, LE BEFFROI, MONTROUGE, FRANCE.


              - PASSAGESAKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS.

              - ​MEMORY MATERIAL, CURATED BY NAT MULLER, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM.

              - WITNESS MATTERVITRINE GALLERY, LONDON.


2013     - JOURNEYS THROUGH OUR HERITAGEBEIRUT EXHIBITION CENTER, LEBANON.

             - INTANGIBLE EXPERIENCES..., CURATED BY AMANDA ABI KHALIL, GREY NOISE GALLERY, DUBAI.

             - PEEPING TOM ISSUE #3 BEIRUT LAUNCHING EXHIBITION, PAPERCUP, MAR MIKHAEL, LEBANON.

             - CRISIS PRACTICEWORKSHOP GALLERY, JISR-EL-BASHA, LEBANON.

             - ANOTHER TIMETHE RUNNING HORSE, BEIRUT, LEBANON.

             - WE HESITATED BETWEEN ARRANGEMENTS, MODULATIONS AND MANŒUVRES, CURATED BY AMANDA ABI KHALIL, MINUS 5, LEBANON.

             - TRANSFORM, PROJECT CURATED BY SIBYLLE HEINIGER AND FRANZ KRÄHENBÜHL, BERN, SWITZERLAND.
  

             - PROGR-FENSTER (PROJECT SPACE), PROGR, BERN, SWITZERLAND.


2012      - QALANDIYA INTERNATIONAL (QI) BIENNALE, PALESTINE.


              - YOUNG ARTIST OF THE YEAR, A.M.QATTAN FOUNDATION, RAMALLAH, PALESTINE.

              - A TERRITORY OF RESISTANCETHE RUNNING HORSE GALLERY, BEIRUT, LEBANON.


2011      - EXPOSURE 2011BEIRUT ART CENTER, BEIRUT, LEBANON.
 

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PUBLICATIONS
 

BY STÉPHANIE SAADÉ


2014      - VITRINE 70, TEXT AND WORK IMAGES PUBLISHED IN ISSUE 06, CEMENT BLOCK, BROADSHEET, EDITOR : CARL HAASE 
IN COLLABORATION WITH THE CHARLES NYPELS LAB.


2013      - STANDING IN THE LIMINAL ZONE, OR HOW DUBAI IS GRADUALLY CHANGING THE MENTALITIES, TEXT AND WORKS 
PUBLISHED IN PEEPING TOM'S DIGEST #3 BEIRUT.


2011      - VITRINE 70, IN EXPOSURE 2011 EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, BEIRUT ART CENTER.


PRESS

2017      - ART PRESS N°444, 13e BIENNALE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE SHARJAH, BY ANAËL PIGEAT, (COVER: PORTRAIT OF A LAKE).
              - CANVAS MAGAZINE, 
THE RISE AND RISE OF BEIRUTTHE RISE AND RISE OF BEIRUT, BY NADINE KHALIL.
              - THE DAILY STAR, PRECIOUS BANALITIES IN GOLD LEAF, BY JIM QUILTY.
2016      - EXTÉRIEURS, STÉPHANIE SAADÉ MAGNIFIE LE TEMPS, BY CORALIE TÉCHER.
              - IBRAAZ, REVIEW ON STÉPHANIE SAADÉ'S THE SHAPE OF DISTANCE, BY RAHEL AIMA.
2015      - ART PRESS ONLINE, "HOME WORKS 7 : BEYROUTH SOLAIRE MALGRÉ TOUT", BY LÉA BISMUTH.
              - THE DAILY STAR, "TOXIC MONUMENTS, PRECIOUS LANDSCAPES", BY JIM QUILTY.
2014      - FRIEZE ISSUE 162, EXHIBITION REVIEW BY PAUL CAREY KENT.

2013      - DUST MAGAZINE ONLINE.

              - LE QUOTIDIEN DE L'ART N°761, "STÉPHANIE SAADÉ, SOUVENIR DU LIBAN", BY EMMANUELLE LEQUEUX.


CATALOGUES

2017      - HOME BEIRUT . SOUNDING THE NEIGHBORS, MAXXI.
2015    
 - THE MORNING I KILLED A FLY, WITH AN ESSAY BY CHIARA IANESELLI, CURATOR, PUBLISHED BY MAZZOLLI GALLERY, MODENA, ITALY.
              - VAN EYCK OPEN STUDIOS CATALOGUE.

2014      - THE PINK SKY EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, MUHKA.

2013      - SALON DE MONTROUGE EXHIBITION CATALOGUE.
2012      - YOUNG ARTIST OF THE YEAR AWARD EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, A.M.QATTAN FOUNDATION, RAMALLAH, PALESTINE.
2011      - EXPOSURE 2011, EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, BEIRUT ART CENTER, LEBANON.

              - PEEPING TOM DIGEST #3 BEIRUT.
              - JOURNEYS THROUGH OUR HERITAGE EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, BEIRUT EXHIBITION CENTER, LEBANON.
2010      - CATALOGUE DES DIPLÔMÉS, ENSBA, PARIS, FRANCE.


PUBLICATIONS

2016      - REWIND, FAST, FORWARD, COUNTER SPACE, ZURICH, SWITZERLAND.
2015      - TRANSFORM, BERN, SWITZERLAND.
              - I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE, MOSAIC ROOMS, LONDON, UK.
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ADAM, EVE AND THE DEVIL, MARRES, 
HOUSE FOR CONTEMPORARY CULTURE, MAASTRICHT, NETHERLANDS.
              - THE GIRL WITH THE SUN IN HER HEAD, WITH INTERVIEWS BY PADRAIC E.MOORE, CURATOR, AND CONTRIBUTIONS BY ARTISTS, VAN EYCK, NETHERLANDS.
2013      - CRISIS PRACTICE, EXHIBITION PUBLICATION, WORKSHOP GALLERY, LEBANON.
              - VOLUME 2, ANNUAL PUBLICATION, GREY NOISE GALLERY, DUBAI.