Born on July 9, 1983 in Paris, France

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
Represented by Fortress To Solitude, NYC

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2012
This Must Be The Place – Phase 2, Spazio Morris,  Milan, Italy
This Must Be The Place – Phase 1, Chashama Gallery, New York, NY

2011
When We Talk About Love, Littlefield Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009
I Haven’t Seen The Place I Have Looked At, a collaboration with Emmanuelle Giora, Syndicat Potentiel, Strasbourg, France

2008
Unveil, Studio Descartes, Ivry-sur-Seine, France

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015
The Artist’s Studio, BRIC House, Brooklyn, NY
Residual Impression, Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center, New York, NY

2014
New Prints, Christie’s, New York, NY
New Prints 2014, International Print Center New York (IPCNY), New York, NY
IPCNY Benefit Exhibition and Silent Auction, International Print Center New York, New York, NY
NURTUREart Benefit Exhibition and Silent Auction, Pierogi Gallery, The Boiler, Brooklyn, NY

2013
XXII, Spazio Morris,  Milan, Italy
New Prints 2013, International Print Center New York, NY
New Prints 2013, Edinburgh Printmakers, Edimburgh, Scotland, UK
New Print, Bushwick Print Lab, Brooklyn, NY
Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
B+W Print, Bushwick Print Lab, Brooklyn, NY

2012
NURTUREart 2012 Benefit, Charles Bank Gallery, New York, NY
Oxheart,Gowanus Ballroom, Brooklyn, NY

2011
NURTUREart 2011 Benefit, Chelsea Museum of Art, New York, NY
Free Hand to the Art Library of the City of Strasbourg, La Chaufferie Gallery, Strabourg, France
Curate NYC 2011, New York, NY

2010
Pop Up, DAC-Dumbo Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY

2009
Salon de Montrouge, 54th edition, Montrouge, France
St-Art, European Art Fair, 14th edition, Strasbourg, France

2008
MFA Graduation Show, École Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Strasbourg, France

2007
Supermarket 2007, International Art Fair, Koh-i-noor Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Exchange Show, Galerie des Projets, École Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Strasbourg, France

2006
Art in the conditional present-Landscapes of the XXIst Century, La Chaufferie Gallery, Strasbourg, France
Landscape-Politics-Identity, La Chaufferie Gallery, Strasbourg, France

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Art Library of the City of Strasbourg, France

 

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS
2015

Jentel Artist Residency Program, Artist-in-residence, Banner, WY

2013
Drawing Center – Viewing Program, Selected Artist, New York, NY

2012
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) – Swing Space,  Artist-in-residence, New York, NY

2010
The Old American Can Factory,  Artist-in-residence, Brooklyn, NY

2009
Salon de Montrouge, 54th edition, Montrouge, France

2007 & 2008
N.I.S./Treignac Projet, Guest Artist, Treignac, France

 

PUBLICATIONS & REVIEWS
2015

Horror Plants, MAKE8ELIEVE, Issue #8, Geneva, Switzerland

2014
Deborah Farnault, University Press of Sarah Lawrence College, Lumina Magazine, New York
Meeting with the Artist Deborah Farnault, Press feature and interview by Marine Brun-Franzetti, Beware Magazine, Paris, France
Deborah Farnault, Publication by Inyoung Park and Yunji Ko, Brooklyn Like, Nangman Books Publishing, South Korea

2013
Landscapes–Look Around, Press feature by Daniela Iraci, Popdam Magazine, Milan, Italy
Spazio Morris presenta la mostra XXII, Press feature, Flash Art Online, Italy
Gallery Night: International Print Center New York, Press video, Blouin Artinfo, New York

2012
This Must Be The Place, Text by Barbara Adams and David Peppas
Due anni di contemporaneo a Milano [...], Press feature by Adriana Polveroni, Exibart, Milan, Italy
Deborah Farnault. This Must Be The Place,  Press feature by Rosella Ghezzi, Corriere Della Sera, Milan, Italy
Deborah Farnault’s “This Must Be The Place,”  Press feature by Joelle Panisch, Soho Journal, New York
Schizm #4, Publication by Emma Holmes, London, England, UK
Will Oxheart be the next factory [...]?  Press feature by Elyssa Goodman, Art Nouveau Magazine, New York

2011
What did you just see?  Text by Joanna Zielinska
Landscapes reexamined, Press feature by Agatha Gilmore, Beacon Pass, New York

2010
Artothèque de la Ville de Strasbourg, Catalogue, France

2009
Deborah Farnault, Text by Vivian Rehberg, 101 Artists to Discover - 54th Montrouge Salon, France
Plasticiens et vidéastes,  Press feature by Julie Carpentier, DNA-Dernières Nouvelles d’Alsace, France

2007
Deborah Farnault, Text by Sam Basu

 

TEACHING & LECTURES

2012
Global Issues in Design, Guest Lecturer invited by Michelle Labrague, The New School - Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
Global Issues in Design, Guest Lecturer invited by Barbara Adams, The New School - Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

2011
Global Issues in Design, Guest Lecturer invited by Juliana Cope, The New School - Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

2007-2008
Photography Teacher Assistant, École Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Strasbourg, France
Silkscreen Printing Teacher Assistant, École Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, Strasbourg, France

 

EDUCATION
2009

MA in Cultural Politics and Art Management with honors, Institute of Political Studies, Strasbourg, France

2008
MFA with honors, École Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (ESAD Academy of Art), Strasbourg, France

2007
MFA 1st year, New Media Department, KUVA National Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki, Finland

2006
BFA, École Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (ESAD Academy of Art), Strasbourg, France

2002-2003
Foundation Studies in Fine Arts, ESAG-Penninghen & Ateliers de Sèvres, Paris, Franc