Paysages en ose
19 Dec 2008 - 28 Feb, 2009
The exhibition introduces the artist's recent paintings of landscapes and kimonos. The kimono is at the same time a simple garment, but one, which does not reveal its full complexity at first sight. This garment, located between an intermediate space between a second and third dimension, folds and unfolds like an origami.
Michaële-Andréa Schatt develops a body of paintings where her technical procedures induce a reversal, inversions, gaps, the fragmentation of images. The totalities of her works, along with her ceramic pieces, weave the three axes of landscape, body and textile....
Her work has been exhibited at the Fine Arts Museum and the Museum of Ceramics in Rouen (2007), the Vallauris Biennial (2008), CREDAC, Manufacture des Oeillets -Ivry, CRAC Montbéliard, Galerie Municipale Julio Gonzales - Arcueil, Fondation COPRIM - Paris, Réunion de Musées Nationaux, Maison de la Faïence - Desvres, Centre Rhénan d'Art Contemporain, Châteauroux Biennial, l'Art dans les Chapelles... and has appeared in many contemporary art fairs including Artissima, Miami (Galerie Egelünd), FIAC (Galerie Bernard Zürcher, Galerie Jean Fournier)... Her work has been exhibited in the USA, Germany, Denmark, Luxemburg, Switzerland, Italy...
Paysage en ose 1, 2008, mixed technic on canvas, 185 x 240 cm
Courtesy of Galerie Isabelle Gounod
Galerie Isabelle Gounod
13 rue Chapon