ABOUT

 

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ABOUT

STÉPHANIE SAADÉ WAS BORN IN LEBANON IN 1983

SHE LIVES BETWEEN BEIRUT, PARIS AND AMSTERDAM

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

 

 

ONGOING / UPCOMING
 


LUOGO E SEGNI, GROUP EXHIBITION CURATED BY MOUNA MEKOUAR AND MARTIN BETHENOD, PUNTA DELLA DOGANA, VENICE, IT, MARCH 24 - DECEMBER 15


MARCHER POUR VIVRE, GROUP EXHIBITION BY LE MUSÉE DES ABATTOIRS, TOULOUSE, PALAIS DES ÉVÊQUES, SAINT LIZIERS, MAY 17 - NOVEMBER 11


WHAT CAN A DOT BECOME?, GROUP EXHIBITION CURATED BY STÉPHANIE SAADÉ WITH ISMAÏL BAHRI, CHARBEL-JOSEPH H.BOUTROS, STÉPHANIE DADOUR,

SIRINE FATTOUH, STÉPHANIE SAADÉ,
LEI SAITO AND VINCENT VERHOEF, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL, MAY 3 - JULY 13

PERFORMANCE "MUSÉE LÉGITIME" BY MARTIN LA ROCHE ON FRIDAY JUNE 07 AT 18H.


LA PERCÉE DES IMAGES, GROUP EXHIBITION CURATED BY SARAH DESLANDES AND AUDREY MARTIN, DOMAINE M, CÉRILLY, FRANCE, JUNE 15 - JULY 7


ART FESTIVAL WATOU, BELGIUM, JUNE 29 - SEPTEMBER 2


PARTIR! PARTIR!GROUP EXHIBITION BY LE MUSÉE DES ABATTOIRS, TOULOUSE, ESPACE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN BÉDARIEUX, OPENING OCTOBER 05 (UPCOMING)


RECIPIENT OF THE 2018 NADA MIAMI ARTADIA ART AWARD FOR SOLO PRESENTATION AT NADA MIAMI WITH COUNTER SPACE ZURICH.


3PACKAGE DEAL1 YEAR "INTERHISTORICITY" SCHOLARSHIP RECEIVED FROM THE AFK (AMSTERDAM FONDS VOOR THE KUNST) AND THE BBP (BUREAU

BROEDPLAATSEN), IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MUSEUM VAN LOON, OUDE KERK, CASTRUM PEREGRINI AND REINWARDT ACADEMY, AMSTERDAM, NL (SEPT. 2018 -

SEPT. 2019). (ONGOING)

 


EDUCATION

2014 . 2015          RESEARCHER AT JAN VAN EYCK ACADEMIE, MAASTRICHT, NL.

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.

 


RESIDENCIES

2018 . 2019          3PACKAGE DEAL, 1 YEAR SCHOLARSHIP FROM AFK (AMSTERDAM FONDS VOOR THE KUNST) AND BBP (BUREAU BROEDPLAATSEN), IN

                             PARTNERSHIP WITH MUSEUM VAN LOON, OUDE KERK, CASTRUM PEREGRINI AND REINWARDT ACADEMY, AMSTERDAM, NL  (ONGOING)

2018                     MEXICO CITY AND GUADALAJARA, WITH STUDIO CUR'ART AND PAOS

2017 . 2018          MAISON SALVANLABÈGE, FR

                             VILLA EMPAIN, FONDATION BOGHOSSIAN, BRUSSELS, BE

2015                     CITÉ DES ARTS, PARIS, FR (RECIPIENT OF THE FRENCH INSTITUTE RESIDENCY PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP)

2014 . 2015          JAN VAN EYCK ACADEMIE, MAASTRICHT, NL.

2013                     PROGR, BERN, CH.

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019                     

THE ENCOUTER OF THE FIRST AND LAST PARTICLES OF DUSTGREY NOISE DUBAI, UAE

L'ESPACE DE 70 JOURS, LA SCEP, MARSEILLE, FR

2018                     

TRAVERSÉE DES ÉTATS, PARC SAINT LÉGER, POUGUES-LES-EAUX, FR

DESTINÉE CHERCHE PROPRIÉTAIRE, MAISON SALVAN, LABÈGE, FR

RETROUVAILLES AVEC DES AMIS INCONNUS, GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT PARIS, FR, WITH A TEXT BY FRANCK BALLAND 

2017

THE SECOND SPACE, MARFA' 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 TIME, COUNTER SPACE, ZURICH, CH Building a home with time stephanie saade counter spaceBuilding a home with time

THE SHAPE OF DISTANCE, GREY 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, DE

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

DISCIPLINE OF NOSTALGIA, adhoc GALERIA VIGO, SP

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2019

LUOGO E SEGNI, CURATED BY MOUNA MEKOUAR AND MARTIN BETHENOD, PUNTA DELLA DOGANA, VENICE, IT, MARCH 24 - DECEMBER 15. (ONGOING)

MARCHER POUR VIVRE, ORGANISED BY LE MUSÉE DES ABATTOIRS, TOULOUSE, PALAIS DES ÉVÊQUES, SAINT LIZIERS, MAY 17 - NOVEMBER 11 (ONGOING)

WHAT CAN A DOT BECOME?, CURATED BY STÉPHANIE SAADÉ WITH ISMAÏL BAHRI, CHARBEL-JOSEPH H.BOUTROS, STÉPHANIE DADOUR,

SIRINE FATTOUH, STÉPHANIE SAADÉ,
LEI SAITO AND VINCENT VERHOEF, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL, MAY 3 - JULY 13 (ONGOING)

PERSONNE, PAS MÊME LA PLUIE, N'A DE SI PETITES MAINS, CURATED BY SOPHIE KAPLAN AT LA CRIÉE, RENNES, FR.

SHAPES OF SLEEP, CURATED BY FATMA CHEFFI, ATELIER ISMAÏL BAHRI, TUNIS, TN.

MÉMOIRE DE FORMES, CURATED BY COLLECTIF PETITE SURFACE, GALERIE MICHEL JOURNIAC, SORBONNE PARIS 1.

 

2018

ZEITSPUREN, THE POWER OF NOW, CURATED BY FELICITY LUNN AND SAMUEL LEUENBERGER, KUNSTHAUS PASQUART, BIEL, CH.

OR, CO-CURATED BY MARCEL TAVÉ, PHILIPPE JOCKEY, JEAN-ROCH BOUILLER AND MYRIAME MOREL DELEDALLE, MUCEM, MARSEILLE, FR

BEIRUT, BEYRUT, BEYROUTH, BEYROUT, CURATED BY MARIANNE HULTMAN, YRR JONASDOTTIR AND BIRTA GUDONJSDOTTIR, OSLO

KUNSTFORENING (PAST), YSTAD KONSTMUSEUM, LISTASAFN
ISLANDS (FEBRUARY 2019)

CYCLES OF COLLAPSING PROGRESS, CURATED BY STUDIO CUR'ART (KARINA EL HELOU) IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ANISSA TOUATI CORPORATION,

OSCAR NIEMEYER'S RACHID KARAMÉ INTERNATIONAL FAIR, TRIPOLI, LB.

SO LONG AGO IT FEELS LIKE A MEMORY OF SOMEONE ELSE, CURATED BY ANDREW HIBBARD, HESSEL MUSEUM, CCS BARD, NEW YORK, USA

SUNDAYS, CURATED BY VALENTIJN GOETHALS, 019, GHENT, BE

FESTIVAL DES ARTS ÉPHÉMÈRES, PART OF PRINTEMPS DE L'ART CONTEMPORAIN, PARC DE MAISON BLANCHE, MARSEILLE, FR

MOONSHOW, CURATED BY SAIRA ANSARI, GREY NOISE GALLERY DUBAI UAE

NON PLACE TO PLACE, CURATED BY MARTHA REYEST, QITING MO, JIAYI YU, GLASSBOX PARIS, FR

CONDO UNIT WITH GREY NOISE GALLERY (DUBAI) AT THE BREEDER, ATHENS, GR

ASHKAL ALWAN 25TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION, ASHKAL ALWAN, BEIRUT, LEBANON

 

2017     

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

HOME BEIRUT. SOUNDING THE NEIGHBORS, CURATED BY HOU HANROU AND GIULIA FERRACCI, MAXXI, ROME, IT

THE MATERIALITY OF THE INVISIBLE, VAN EYCK, MARRES AND BUREAU EUROPA, MAASTRICHT NL

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

GHOSTING OF BEINGS AND WORLDS, CURATED BY CHARBEL-JOSEPH H.BOUTROS GREY NOISE GALLERY, DUBAI, UAE

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

KINDLING, CURATED BY RACHEL DEDMAN, FOTOPUB, NOVO MESTO, SL

EPITOPOU, EPHEMERAL WORKS IN THE LANDSCAPE, ANDROS, GR

SCAMMING, 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, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL

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

KUNSTHALLE 3000, A 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 FRANCK 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 OUTDOORS, WITH GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, CITÉ 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, CASA ARABE MADRID AND CASA ARABE CORDOBA

ADAM, EVE AND THE DEVIL, MARRES, HOUSE FOR CONTEMPORARY CULTURE, MAASTRICHT, NL

THE GIRL WITH THE SUN IN HER HEAD, VAN EYCK EXHIBITION SPACE, MAASTRICHT, NL

SUN, ROMANCE AND DESTRUCTION, GALERIE ANNE BARRAULT, PARIS, FR

ETERNEL RETOUR, PERCEPTION PARK, PARIS, FR


2014

THE PINK SKY, M HKA, ANTWERP, BE

13, LA CONSERVERA, CURATED BY ISABEL MARTINEZ ABASCAL, CENTRO DE ARTE CONTEMPORANEO, MURCIA,​ SP

59E SALON DE MONTROUGE, LE BEFFROI, MONTROUGE, FR

PASSAGES, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL

MEMORY MATERIAL, CURATED BY NAT MULLER, AKINCI GALLERY, AMSTERDAM, NL

WITNESS MATTER, VITRINE GALLERY, LONDON, UK


2013

JOURNEYS THROUGH OUR HERITAGE, BEIRUT EXHIBITION CENTER, LB

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

PEEPING TOM ISSUE #3 BEIRUT LAUNCHING EXHIBITION, PAPERCUP, MAR MIKHAEL, LB

CRISIS PRACTICE, WORKSHOP GALLERY, JISR-EL-BASHA, LB

ANOTHER TIME, THE RUNNING HORSE, BEIRUT, LEBANON

WE HESITATED BETWEEN ARRANGEMENTS, MODULATIONS AND MANŒUVRES, CURATED BY AMANDA ABI KHALIL, MINUS 5, LB

TRANSFORM, PROJECT CURATED BY SIBYLLE HEINIGER AND FRANZ KRÄHENBÜHL, BERN, CH

PROGR-FENSTER (PROJECT SPACE), PROGR, BERN, CH


2012

QALANDIYA INTERNATIONAL (QI) BIENNALE, PALESTINE

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

A TERRITORY OF RESISTANCE, THE RUNNING HORSE GALLERY, BEIRUT, LB


2011

EXPOSURE 2011, BEIRUT ART CENTER, BEIRUT, LB


 

PRESS

2019      ART FORUM PRINT SUMMER 2019, EXHIBITION REVIEW BY MURTAZA VALI, JUNE 04
              
ART IN AMERICA, EXHIBITION REVIEW BY RAHEL AIMA, MAY 1
              ALSERKAL FOLIO, RETRACING, REMEMBERING, BY RACHEL BENNETT, APRIL 22

2018      
BEAUX ARTS MAGAZINE HORS-SÉRIE, OR AU MUCEM, 
PARU LE 16 MAI 2018, EAN : 9791020404480
              BEAUX-ARTS MAGAZINE N°404, 12 786 JOURS DANS LA VIE DE STÉPHANIE SAADÉ, BY EMMANUELLE LEQUEUX.
              ALSERKAL AVENUE FOLIO, THE EFFECT OF REVISITED TIME BY KATRINA KUFER.

              MAKE IT LAST, ARTIST STÉPHANIE SAADÉ AND THE NATURAL WORLD BY REEMÉ IDRISS.
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

2019     LUOGO E SEGNI EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, PINAULT COLLECTION, MARSILIO
2018     DESTINÉE CHERCHE PROPRIÉTAIRE, MAISON SALVAN (monography and artist book)

             OR, MUCEM
             IT'S ALWAYS BEEN, CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS FROM LEBANON, IMAGO MUNDI
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
             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, BEIRUT ART CENTER

             JOURNEYS THROUGH OUR HERITAGE, BEIRUT EXHIBITION CENTER
2010     CATALOGUE DES DIPLÔMÉS, ENSBA PARIS


PUBLICATIONS

2017     THE SECOND SPACE, MARFA' PROJECTS, WITH A TEXT BY CAROLINE CROS
2016     REWIND, FAST, FORWARD, COUNTER SPACE, ZURICH
2015     TRANSFORM, BERN
             I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE, MOSAIC ROOMS, LONDON
             ADAM, EVE AND THE DEVIL, MARRES, HOUSE FOR CONTEMPORARY CULTURE, MAASTRICHT
             THE GIRL WITH THE SUN IN HER HEAD, INTERVIEW BY PADRAIC E.MOORE, CURATOR, VAN EYCK, MAASTRICHT
2014     ISSUE 06, CEMENT BLOCK, EDITOR : CARL HAASE 
IN COLLABORATION WITH THE CHARLES NYPELS LAB, VAN EYCK, MAASTRICHT

2013     CRISIS PRACTICE, EXHIBITION PUBLICATION, WORKSHOP GALLERY, LB
             VOLUME 2, ANNUAL PUBLICATION, GREY NOISE GALLERY, DUBAI
2011     PEEPING TOM DIGEST #3 BEIRUT, FR, COVER: SUSPENDED HORIZON, AND TEXT BY STÉPHANIE SAADÉ: STANDING IN THE LIMINAL ZONE, OR HOW
             DUBAI IS GRADUALLY CHANGING THE MENTALITIES