Performances and installations in art spaces

LAST SPRING: A Prequel

Conception Gisèle Vienne
Text and dramaturgy Dennis Cooper
Voices Jonathan Capdevielle
Music Peter Rehberg & Stephen O’Malley
Light Patrick Riou
Dolls’ conception and animations Raphaël Rubbens,
Dorothéa Vienne-Pollak, Nicolas Herlin (CLSFX) & Gisèle Vienne

Wall drawings’ design Stephen O’Malley
Sound set-up Gérard d’Elia
Electronics and programming of the robots Nicolas Darrot
Translation from English-American to French by Laurence Viallet

November 8th > December 16th, 2012 / Stuck, Louvain (BE)
March 1st > May 27th, 2012 / Whitney Bienial 2012, Whitney Museum, New York (US)
February 22nd > March 12th, 2012 / Un nouveau Festival 2012, Centre Pompidou Paris (FR) dans le cadre de l’exposition TEENAGE HALLUCINATION
January 13th > February 11th, 2012 / Centre d’art, Le Parvis Scène nationale Tarbes-Pyrénées (FR)
May 19th > July 3rd, 2011 / Galerie HARD HAT, Genève (CH)
March 15th > April 30th, 2011 / Passerelle Centre d’art contemporain, Festival Anticodes 2011 organisé par Le Quartz Scène nationale Brest (FR)

Memory Marathon 2012

Dennis Cooper, Gisèle Vienne and KTL (Stephen O’Malley & Peter Rehberg)

Dennis Cooper reads texts from his collaborative work with Gisèle Vienne.
Slideshow of photographies by Gisèle Vienne and original soundtrack by KTL

Video on Youtube

October 13th, 2012 / Serpentine Pavilion, London (UK)

Jerk (2008)

Created and directed by Gisèle Vienne
Dramaturgy Dennis Cooper
Original soundtack Peter Rehberg and El Mundo Frio by Corrupted
Light
Patrick Riou

Created in collaboration with, and performed by Jonathan Capdevielle

December 1st, 2010 / Kunstverein Munich (DE)
October 6th, 2010 / theatre.now Festival, Kiasma Finnish National GalleryHelsinki (FIN)
July 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 2009 / South London Gallery – London (UK)
October 8th & 9th, 2008 / Soirées Nomades de la Fondation Cartier – Paris (FR)
March 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 11th & 12th, 2008 / La Passerelle, Centre d’art contemporain, Festival Les Antipodes, Le Quartz Scène nationale de Brest (FR)

[see the page dedicated to the show to know all the past and coming performances]

Solo exhibitions (selection)

40 portraits 2003-2008

Exhibition of photographies by Gisèle Vienne

February 16th > August 26th, 2018 / Les Abattoirs Musée-FRAC Occitanie Toulouse (FR)
August 29th > September 12th, 2015 / Centre d’Art Contemporain de Genève in the frame of La Bâtie, festival de Genève (CH)
March 2nd > March 13th, 2010 / Centre Atlantique de la Photographie, Le Quartz Scène nationale de Brest (FR)

Through Their Tears (2012)

Exhibition by Gisèle Vienne with the collaboration of Dennis Cooper, Stephen O’Malley & Peter Rehberg, Patrick Riou and Jonathan Capdevielle

Presentation of the installation LAST SPRING: A Prequel (2011) and the photographic series Through Their Tears (2011)

November 8th > December 16th, 2012 / STUK Expozaal, Leuven (BE)

Teenage Hallucination (2012)

An exhibition by Gisèle Vienne with Dennis Cooper, Stephen O’Malley, Peter Rehberg, Patrick Riou and Jonathan Capdevielle

February 22th > March 12th, 2012 / Centre PompidouParis (FR)

LAST SPRING: A Prequel

An exhibition by Gisèle Vienne and Dennis Cooper

May 19th > July 3rd, 2011 / Galerie Hard Hat, Genève (CH)

Grenoble-Saalfelden (2007)

Dolls Gisèle Vienne
Photographies Antoine Masure and Gisèle Vienne

February 27th > March 24th 2007 / Galerie du Quartz – Scène nationale de Brest (FR)

Collective exhibitions (selection)

Avant, je pensais qu'il parlait tout seul (2012)

Collective exhibition of Vidya Gastaldon, Jean-Luc Verna & Gisèle Vienne

January 13th > February 11th, 2012 / Centre d’art, Le Parvis Scène nationale Tarbes-Pyrénées (FR)

Le chemin du retour (2016)

Exhibition of photographies by Fred Jourda and Estelle Hanania

With the participation of Gisèle Vienne presenting the film Brando

March 15th > April 30th, 2016 / Galerie de La Filature Scène nationale de Mulhouse (FR)

Freux Follets (2016)

Collective exhibition curated by Élodie Lesourd

Photographies by Gisèle Vienne and Antoine Masure from the series Grenoble-Saalfelden

February 3rd > April 16th, 2016 / BBB Centre d’Art, Toulouse (FR)

Die Puppe In Der Moderne (2014)

Including a selection of the photographies from the series 40 PORTRAITS <2003-2008> by Gisèle Vienne

April 24th > July 6th, 2014 / Kunstverein Galerie “Talstrasse” e.V. – Halle (DE)

Whitney Biennial (2012)

Exhibition of Gisèle Vienne, Dennis Cooper, Peter Rehberg & Stephen O’Malley

Presentation of the installation Last Spring: A Prequel (2011)

March 1st > May 27th, 2012 / Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (US)

Shake And Bake (2012)

Collective exhibition curated by HARD HAT

Exhibition of two photographies from the series Through Their Tears of Gisèle Vienne

January 7th > February 4th, 2012 / Galerie Praz-Delavallade, Paris (FR)

Do you think, that would have made it magic? (2011)

Exhibition by Gisèle Vienne and Élodie Lesourd

Photographies by Gisèle Vienne from the series Through their tears

April 28th > May 14th, 2011 / Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris (FR)

Gordon Craig and the puppetry (2009)

Participation of Gisèle Vienne

May 5th > July 29th, 2009 / Maison Jean Vilar, Avignon (FR)

Black Noise (2008)

Tribute to Stephen Parrino

Collective exhibition

February 16th > May 4th, 2008 / CNEAI – Chatou (FR)

Stay with Art (2007)

Exhibition of an installation of Gisèle Vienne
Curator Megumi Matsuo/ Voice Gallery Kyoto

November 10th & 11th, 2007 / T-Point Hote, Osaka (JP)

Un auteur va disparaître (2006)

Installation and conference of Gisèle Vienne and Marcela Iacub (legal expert and CNRS researcher)

June 11th, 2006 / “L’École de Stéphanie” in the frame of the exhibition ” La force de l’art”, Grand Palais, Paris (FR)

Curator

Read into my Black Holes (2012)

Exhibition curated by Gisèle Vienne and Dennis Cooper

With the works of Morton Bartlett, Dorothéa Vienne-Pollak, Jean-Luc Verna, Florian Ayala Fauna, Rodolphe Bresdin, Ossian Brown, Benjamin Fondane, Eugène Gabritschevsky, Bruno Pelassy, Marcel Roux, Félicien Rops, Luc Tuymans, from the collections of Centre Pompidou and Bibliothèque Nationale de France, and works by Morton Bartlett from the collections of Musée de l’Art Brut de Lausanne

February 22nd > March 12th, 2012 / Centre Pompidou – Paris (FR)