Jean-Luc Moulène

Jean-Luc Moulène, Opus + One

December 17, 2011 - December 31, 2012

<p>Jean-Luc Moulène, <i>Body</i>, Guyancourt, October 2011. Installation <br>view from “Opus + One,” Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries. Photo: Bill Jacobson, New York.</p>

Jean-Luc Moulène, Body, Guyancourt, October 2011. Installation
view from “Opus + One,” Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries. Photo: Bill Jacobson, New York.


Opus + One is the first comprehensive exhibition in North America devoted to the work of Paris-based artist Jean-Luc Moulène. The installation at Dia:Beacon, Riggio Galleries will comprise objects and images created over the past two decades and will be accompanied by a new project at the Dan Flavin Art Institute, in Bridgehampton, New York, as well as a major publication.


Artist Biography

Born in 1955, Jean-Luc Moulène studied Aesthetics and Sciences of Art at the Sorbonne University in Paris. He participated in Documenta X (1997), Sao Paulo Biennial (2002), and Venice Biennial (2003), Taipei Biennial (2004) and most recently the First International Biennial of the Image, Luang Prabang, Laos (2007) and the Sharjah Biennial (2010). Among the institutions that have dedicated solo exhibitions to his work are: Centre d’Art Contemporain de Genève (2003), Center for Contemporary Art, Kitakyushu (2004), Musée du Louvre, Paris (2005), Culturgest, Lisbon (2007), and Carré d’art-Musée d’art contemporain, Nîmes (2009). Moulène’s work has been included in group exhibitions at: Witte de With, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Rotterdam (1990, 2003), ARC / Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (1991), Ein Harod, Israel (1993), Le Magasin, Grenoble (1995), Museum in Progress, Vienna (1996), Grey Art Gallery, New York (1997), Musée des Beaux-Arts de Beaune (1999), Villa Médici, Rome (1999), Yokohama Museum of Art (2000), Triennale de Milano (2001), KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin (2001), Ottawa Art Gallery (2001), Museum Ludwig, Cologne (2002), Musée des Beaux Arts de Nantes (2002), Le Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse (2003), De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2004), Jeu de Paume, Paris (2004), Musée du Montparnasse, Paris (2006), Ateliers d’artistes de la ville de Marseille, Marseille (2006), Grand Palais, Paris (2006), Landesmuseum Joanneum GmbH Kunsthaus, Graz (2007), Musée du Petit Palais, Paris (2007), Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2010, 2007), Kunstverein Nürnberg, Nuremberg (2010), CAC Brétigny, Brétigny-sur-Orge (2011) and MuMa, Le Havre (2011). Moulène currently lives and works in Paris.

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