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Vita

// Sophie Bouvier-Ausländer / vita

1970born in Switzerland
1989-90École cantonale d’art de Lausanne, ECAL (École Cantonale d’Art Lausanne), foundation year
1990-92École nationale supérieure d’arts visuels de la Cambre, Painting department, Brussels
1998-2000Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, London; Textile Design, Design for Textile Futures, PGDip with distinction
20013-19Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, London, PhD (part-time), led research (On Tangibility / contemporary reliefs and continuous dimensions)

Currently lives and works in Lausanne, Switzerland and London, UK.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)


2020Words, Works, Worlds, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art
2019Words, Works, Worlds, Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Lausanne
Mare Vostrum, Musée des beaux-arts du Locle, Le Locle
2018Avalanche, Davidson Contemporary, New York
Night Shift, solo booth with Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Art Genève, Geneva
2017Resident, Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Lausanne
Avalanche, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art, London
Avalanche, Fondation Louis Moret, Martigny
2016The Snake of Maloja, Galerie Sobering, Paris
Tepid Water, The Great Pacific War, Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Lausanne
2014Lost, Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Lausanne
Hotel Ausland, Musée d’art de Pully
2013A Space Odyssey, Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Brussels
Le Monde comme sculpture, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne
2012Persogéo, Espace Echallens 13, Lausanne
2010Linea, Galerie davel14 with Gilles Porret (édition), Cully
essetiV, Centre d’art, L’Attrape-Couleurs, Lyon
2009Originel, Fondation Louis Moret, Martigny

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)


2022Walking the Line XI – Cut, Torn and Folded, Galerie Martin Kudlek, Cologne / D
2021Les Résistant, L’Onde, Paris
2019Atlas. A cartography of Donation, Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne
Women to Watch / Paper Work, Sotheby’s London, London
Should I Stay or Should I Go?, Patrick Heide Contemporary Art London
2018Redress, UCL Art Museum, London
Over het verlangen en de troost, Watou Kunst Festival Richochet, Centre d’Art Contemporain d’Yverdon-Les-Bains
2017Das Esszimmer, Weltraum, Basel
The Intercontinental, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL and Roaming Room, London
Climax, Galerie Heinzer Reszler, Lausanne
2016Dimensione Disegno. Posizione Contemporanee, Villa dei Cedri, Bellinzone
Charcoal Works, Hardwick Gallery, University of Gloustershire
2015Lignes (É)mouvantes with Gary Woodley, Gallery Épisodique, Paris
Harnessing the Wind, Beaconsfield, London, with Ellie Harris, Monika Oechsler and Naomi Siderfin
Je me souviens du génocide arménien, La Traverse – CAC, Alfortville
Departures, European House, London
2014Quand L’Art se livre, Musée des Beaux-Arts du Locle
2013Trait Papier, un essai sur le dessin contemporain, Centre d’art d’Yverdon-les-Bains and Kunsthalle Palazzo Liestal
2012Atlas at last, grandes galeries ESADHaR, Rouen

COLLECTIONS
Musée Jenisch Vevey (don de la Fondation Lélo Fiaux), Switzerland
Cleveland Clinic, USA
Frankel Collection, USA
Crédit Suisse, Switzerland
Caldic Collectie, Wassenaar, The Netherlands
Musée d’Art Pully, Switzerland
Musée des Beaux-Arts du Locle, Switzerland
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
Fonds d’art visual (F.A.V.) de la ville d’Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
Fonds des Arts Plastiques de la ville de Lausanne, Switzerland

Sophie Bouvier Ausländer

Avalanche

2018, gouache on waxed map, 34 x 30 cm

Sophie Bouvier Ausländer

Avalanche

2018, gouache on waxed map, 32 x 28 cm

Sophie Bouvier Ausländer

Avalanche

2017, gouache on paper, 50 x 40 cm

Sophie Bouvier Ausländer

Avalanche

2019, gouache on waxed map, 55 x 39