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Pauline Curnier Jardin

*1980 Marseille, lives in Rome and Berlin

works across installation, performance, film, and drawing. Her outstanding cinematic installations create unorthodox universes and tell stories, thus proposing alternative narratives. She is the winner of the 2019 German Preis der Nationalgalerie, the 2021 Villa Romana Prize in Firenze, and recipient of the 2019 – 2020 Villa Medici fellowship in Rome. Her work was shown in solo shows over the last years in: Kunsthalle Winterthur, CH (2023), Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL (2023), Kunsthaus Pasquart, Biel, CH (2023), CRAC Occitanie, Sète (2022); FRAC Corsica (2022); Fondazione Memmo, Rome (2022); LIAF, Venice (2022); Hamburger Bahnhof-Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin (2021); INDEX – The Swedish Contemporary Art Foundation, Stockholm (2021); Fondation Ricard pour l’ArtContemporain, Paris, FR (2019); Presented in the central exhibition at 57th Venice Biennale (2017); and participated in Performa 15, New York (2015).