Eventail.Variation I by Isabelle Fordin
Eventail. Variation I
(800x400 cm)
National Gallery, Bangkok - 2002
Born 06/12/1969 Toulouse, France
French nationality
Lives and works in Rome, Italy

Independent visual artist, graduated in Geography and National Superior Diploma of Visual Arts in France. With a grant from the Ministry of External Affairs (France/Italy) developed her work in Italy.

Her work reflects various ways of inhabiting space, incarnation and visual material both tactile and audible. The artistic work can include installation, photography, video and sound that from 1993 has been exposed in galleries and museums in various cities in Europe and in Thailand. Cupoles, her first exhibition, was at the Palais des Arts in Toulouse. She was one of the artists participating in a Thai-Italian exhibition entitled Accordi di Luce: Oriente d'Occidente at the National Museum of Oriental Art in Rome. She was invited to participate in an exhibition Il Bianco, la Maschera e l'Alba at the National Gallery in Bangkok.

Her works progression intimately integrates diverse forms around a strong sense of the scenic space and it has developed incorporating projects in architecture (selected for the concourse New Signs in Public Art), theatre, street festivals (Naples and Piazza del Popolo and San Lorenzo, Rome), interior design fairs, international award of abstract video art, and garden design.

Exhibited in Invisible Spaces at the Ugo Ferranti Gallery, Rome and has residence at the French Institute in Florence where she realized an exhibition inspired by the olive tree, Passage - Suspension. Participated in the Future Gardens Festival 2010 with the project Welcome! Butterfly World Project, England.
Selectioned for Riciclarti 2011, Padova.
Selectioned for Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe, Australia 2012.

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