B. in 1993, lives and works in Paris & Tunis

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contact
pradon.studio@icloud.com

 PORTFOLIO  [EN] 

BACKGROUND

2015

Master Degree in Arts

St-Etienne Higher School of Art & Design [Esadse], with honours

2014

Fine Arts Academy of Bologna

[AbaBo] Italy

2013

Bachelor Degree in Arts

St-Etienne Higher School of Art & Design [Esadse], with honours

REVIEWS & PRESS

— Curtain Magazine x Art Curator Grid

Camille Pradon, an Emerging Curatorial Practice: "Between Paris and Tunis, Art Making, Writing, Curation, Films Selection, and Bathing in the Depth of Images"

By Cristina Sanchez-Kozyreva, August 2021

Read online (En)

— Revue Point Contemporain

En direct des expositions: Camille Pradon "Metaphora, prélude"

By Claire Luna, April 2021

Read online (Fr)

— French Cultural Institute of Tunisia

Mais que cherchent-elles, nos âmes ?
Par Marianne Catzaras, septembre 2020
Read online (Fr)

— Slash/Paris

Les promesses de la matière

By Lisa Eymet, May 2019

Read online (Fr)


Images en devenirs

By Marie Gayet, February 2019

Read online (Fr)

CURATOR

CARTE BLANCHE

Based on a selection of films from the Gabes Cinema FEN 2020, in partnership with

La Boîte, un lieu d’art contemporain (Tunis) &

St-Etienne's Cinematheque (Fr)

October 12th 2021

— COMME SI LA PLUIE NOUS AVAIT PLU
ADRIEN CHEVROT

Solo show of Adrien Chevrot 

Point Commun, espace d'art contemporain Annecy

December 5th 2020 - March 27th 2021

— CARTE BLANCHE

CONTEMPORARY TUNISIAN CINEMA AND VIDEO ART

Based on a selection of films from the Gabès Cinéma FEN 2019 in partnership with

La Boîte, un lieu d’art contemporain (Tunis) &
Saint-Etienne's Cinematheque (Fr)

[online event from May 13th to 16th]

PUBLICATIONS
[upcoming] LIGNES ÉCRITES خطوط مكتوبة
Artist's book
Text of Marianne Catzaras
Ed. French Cultural Institute of Tunisia
Date to be announced, 2022
CONVERSATION VOL IV, with Marcel Dinahet
"Revenir dans un lieu que l’on a déjà appréhendé et que l’on reconnaît."
in CHEMINS DE LA CRÉATION : ARTS ET TERRITOIRES
Multi-authored book, auteurs divers
Ed. La Muette
October 2021
Available at bookstores
ALMANACH DES IDES DE MARS
Multi-authored book
By Chedly Atallah, Léandre Bernad-Brunel, Marion Moskowitz, Sophie Pugnet and Emmanuel Saulnier
Non commercial edition, 1500 copies
June 2021
ADRIEN CHEVROT, COMME SI LA PLUIE NOUS AVAIT PLU, by Camille Pradon

Critical text

Ed. Revue Point Contemporain, Paris
December 2020

Read online

SUNI PRISCO, ACCOMPLIR UN ACTE MAGIQUE

Interview, by Camille Pradon

Ed. Revue Point Contemporain, February 2020

Read online

SUNI PRISCO, PAR CAMILLE PRADON
Critical text
Ed. Crous Gallery, Paris, February 2020
Read online
ARCHITECTURE AS POLITICAL GHOST

Article & photographs
fig. independent architecture review

n°5 OXYMORE

June 2019
Available at bookstores

CONVERSATIONS VOL. III with Ismaïl Bahri

Ils m'ont montré ce que je n'avais pas su voir...
Magazine du Jeu de Paume, June 2017

Read online

CONVERSATIONS VOL. I & II

with Sanaz Azari & Marie Voignier

Master thesis, Esadse, 25 copies

February 2015

 

CONFÉRENCES & TALKS

 

— ID’BA, TALK WITH CAMILLE PRADON

Screening and debate with Marianne Catzaras, followed by a reading of Mira Hamdi
French Cultural Institute of Tunisia

September 14th 2020

 

— DREAMED ARCHIVES, PAINTER MEMORY : LES ENTRE-LÀ (IN-BETWEEN) 

About The Disaster Archives by the french painter Jérémy Liron

Auditorium Marc Charpin, St-Etienne
April 7th 2016

— WHAT REMAINS OF GILLES DELEUZE AND GUATTARI'S THOUGHTS ?
Debate with François Dosse (biographer), Camille Pradon and Philippe Roux

Les Forces Motrices – St-Etienne
November 19th 2015

RESIDENCIES
 

[currently]
GRAND TOUR
French Cultural Institute Italia
Tuscany, Italy
October - November 2021
CITÉ INTERNATIONALE DES ARTS
Paris, July 2020 - September 2021
Awardee of the 2.12 residency program
Awardee of Nina & Daniel Carasso Foundation's residency program & Cité internationale des arts

VILLA SALAMMBÔ, French Cultural Institute of Tunisia, Tunis, December 2020 - January 2021

VILLA SALAMMBÔ, French Cultural Institute of Tunisia, Tunis, September 2020


SELMA FERIANI GALLERY,
Sidi Bou Saïd, Tunisia, August 2020

ATELIERS COTEAUX
Tunis, Tunisia
October - November 2018

ATELIERS DU GRAND-LARGE
Décines, France
2017 - 2020

DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL

Redeyef, Tunisia

August 2016
 

"DÉLOCALISATION" FRENCH CULTURAL INSTITUTE OF CASABLANCA

Casablanca, Morocco

Supported by Région Rhônes-Alpes
March 2013

KUNST TURM
Weimar, Allemagne

Supported by Région Rhône-Alpes
February 2013

SOLO SHOWS
METAPHORA, PRELUDE
Little Gallery - Cité internationale des arts
, Paris
April 9th - 30th 2021
Curator: Claire Luna
+ infos
 
عواصف (STORMS)
Selma Feriani Gallery's Rooftop
Tunis, Sept. 24th - 30th 2020
 
CORPS PREMIERS
Showcase, Ateliers du grand large
Décines (69), France
June 13th - July 15th 2019
LIGNE DE FUITE
Showcase, Ateliers du grand large
Décines (69), France
Feb. 26th - March 19th 2018
 
GROUP SHOWS
FESTIVALS & PUBLIC SCREENINGS
— 2021 —

L'ÉTREINTE
Group Show
Vermeg x Archivart, Tunis, Tunisia
Curating: Dorrine Nasri & Wafa Gabsi
September 17th - 22nd 2021
THERE BUT ALSO AGAINST,
Group show
Ag Gallery, Riga, Latvia
Curator: Agnese Čemme
with Camille Pradon (FR), Christine Herzer (DE/FR), Stephanie Joyce (USA/DE), Constanze Flamme (DE)
August 02nd - 21st 2021
LE COURT EN DIT LONG
Group Show & Film Festival
Centre Wallonie Bruxelles x Cité internationale des arts, Paris
May 31th - June 5th 2021
TO EXHIBIT IN CASE OF EMMERGENCY
Group Show
Cité internationale des arts, Paris
Curator: Andy Ranquin
May 19th 2021 - collapse
[postponed] LIFE IS A DREAM DOMINATED BY DESIRE
Group Show
Égine, Η Αίγινα, Grèce
Curator: Haris Metaxa & Marianne Catzaras
courant 2021
 
[postponed] NUIT DES ÉTOILES
Group show
French Cultural Institute of Tunisia, Tunis
Artistic direction: Selim Ben Safia - Essia Jaibi
courant 2021 
SCREENING
Public screening
Cité internationale des arts

Curator: Andy Ranquin
Feb. 14th 2021
— 2020 —

UN PAS VERS L'APRÈS

Group show

B7L9 Tunis, Bhar Lazerg, Kamel Lazaar Foundation

Oct. 23rd - Dec. 12th 2020

VISUAL MESSAGES 

Virtual Group Show

Kunstmatrix - IVLA, International Visual Literacy Association

Sept. 25th - Dec. 31st 2020

UTOPIES VISUELLES
UV3, Group show
Elbirou Gallery - Dar Jneyna, Sousse, Tunisia
July 10th - 31st 2020
FINIS TERRÆ
Group show
with Ismaïl Bahri, Etienne Bossut, Gregory Buchert, John Cornu, Paul Devautour, Marcel Dinahet, Nicolas Floc’h, Eric Giraudet de Boudemange, Élie Godard, Camille Goujon, Ron Haselden, Kapwani Kiwanga, Loreto Martinez Troncoso, Camille Pradon Enrique Ramírez, Éléonore Saintagnan, Thorsten Streichardt, Laurent Tixador, Capucine Vever, Sébastien Vonier, Ulla von Brandenburg, Leïla Rose Willis...
Finis Terræ, Island Art Center
Créac'h Semaphore, Ouessant Island, France
June 25th - 28th 2020
 
UN PAS VERS L'APRÈS

Group show online , Tunisia & International
In partnership with Kamel Lazaar Foundation, Tunis

Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Tunisia

May - July 2020

PARENTHÈSES

Les Limbes Gallery, St-Etienne, France

May 25th - 30th 2020

 
MUR ! MUR ?

Radio Exhibition - vidéophonique

Radio Mojo, Bruxelles, Belgium

with Valentin Capony, Juliette Buffard, Camille Pradon, Juliette Otter, Florence Cats, Le collectif Wow Lcw, Jack Pozzi, Théophile Mou...

March 17th 2020

March 24th 2020

 
— 2019 —

BLEAK FRIDAY
Screening of Sans sommeil
Manchester Museum of Natural History, United-Kingdom
As part of The Wrong Biennial
November 29th 2020
 
SCREENING & DISCUSSION, ALL COME FROM DUST - من طين / SANS SOMMEIL
National School of Architecture and Urbanism, Tunis
ENAU المدرسة الوطنيّة للهندسة المعماريّة والتعمير
ENAU's grand amphitheater
Archaeological site of Carthage, Tunisia
November 20th 2020

PAYSAGES MANUFACTURÉS
Contemporary Art Biennale-resonance Lyon
with Margaux Auria, Merryl Bouchereau, Bouttier Léa, Clémentine Chalançon, Sarah del Pino, Chloé Devanne Langlais, Julie Escoffier, Cédric Esturillo, Marie-Hélène Gobbo, Sabine Leclercq, Mélissa Mariller, Camille Pradon, Florence Schmitt
L'Aqueduc, Dardilly (69), France
September 20th - October 18th 2019

NOS SALADES

with Vincent Bargis, Alexia Chevrollier, Guillaume Constantin, Léa Ducos, Nicolas Giraud-Loge, Norbert Godon, Jean-François Leroy, Camille Pradon, Maxime Touratier...

Organized by Babiole Ateliers & le 91: Artist Run Space

Le Pierre et Marie Curie, Ivry, France

May 26th - June 30th 2019

LES PROMESSES DE LA MATIÈRE

with Bianca Bondi, Claudio Coltorti, Alexandre Korzeniovski, Mountaincutters, Camille Pradon, Suni Prisco, Anna Tomazewski

curator: Lisa Eymet

Villa Belleville, Paris 20e, France

May 17th - 20th 2019

EL KAZMA W LAHWEZ: Gabes Cinema Fen - Art shows

with Younes Ben Slimane, Ali Cherri, Sofiane El Fani, Fakhri El Ghezal, Nissene Kossentini, Amine Koudhaï, Amine Messadi, Camille Pradon, Zineb Sedira

Gabès, Tunisia

April 12th - 18th 2019
FESTIVAL TRAVERSE VIDÉO

22nd Edition
Chapelle des Carmélites
FRAC Occitanie - les Abattoirs

Toulouse, France

March 13th - 31th 2019

BIENNALE INTERNATIONALE DESIGN 11th Edition

Commerce Design - Arthur & John
St-Etienne, France

March 21th - April 22th 2019
— 2018 —
SEMAINE ASYMÉTRIQUE 14th Edition

Cinéma le Polygone Étoilé, Marseille, France

November 24th - December 3rd 2018
PARASITES
with Antoine Chateau, Camille Deram, Léa Ducos, Camille Pradon
le 91: Artist Run Space, Paris 18e, France
October 11th - 24th 2018
23 A/D
with Annabel Bonnard, François Bauchet, Anja Clerc, Alice Damour, Christophe Marx, Éric Jourdan, Camille Pradon, RanDom (Lab)...
Flux Libre, contemporary art space
St-Just St-Rambert, France
May 15th - July 1st 2018

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS
with Léa Bouttier, Sarah Del Pino, Mélissa Mariller, Camille Pradon
Ateliers du grand large, Décines (69), France
March 21th - April 30th 2018
JUDAS
Brèche, Temporary exhibition space
St-Etienne, France
February 11th 2018
— 2017 —
 
SEMAINE ASYMÉTRIQUE 13th Edition

Selection of No Rush movie
Cinéma le Polygone Étoilé, Marseille

December 2nd - 9th 2017

LES ITINERRANCES

Le Beau Garage, Valence, France

June 7th - 11th 2017

— 2016 —

NEU NOW ONLINE FESTIVAL

Selection of L'Œil en cible movie

Amsterdam, December 2016

​45°NORD 4°EST

with Benjamin Laurent Aman, Quentin Lefranc, Audrey Perzo, Sarah Del Pino, Capucine Vanderbrouck, Camille Pradon, Romain Vicari, Marie Grimal, François Marc, Théo Zerbib, Romain Métivier, Clément Gaillard, Marta Caradec, Olivier Adeline

Ceysson-Bénétière Gallery, St-Etienne

May 17th - 21th 2016

WE CAN BE HEROES

Graineterie & Cité du Design, St-Etienne

Graduate show 2015

March 18th - May 3rd 2016

— 2015 —

 

(É)MERGENCES 

Lux – National Scene, Valence

November 6th 2015

CESSION

with Ismaïl Bahri, Frank Chalendard, Rémy Jacquier, Camille Saint-Jacques, Yann Sérandour…

Ceysson-Bénétière Gallery, St-Etienne

May 21st - July 31st 2015

MÉRIDIENS
Marc Charpin Auditorium – Esadse St-Etienne

in partnership with Massenet Conservatoire
March 26th 2015

MARATHON VIDÉO
Ensba, Lyon.
in partnership with Art School of Annecy, Grenoble, Valence, St-Etienne
February 2015

 

— 2014 —

RUNDGANG’14

Accademia di Belle Arti, Bologna (Italy).
June 2014

 

— 2013 —

HELIX ASPERSA MAXIMA

BIENNALE INTERNATIONALE DESIGN 9th Edition

with Simon Collet, Chloé Drouet, Camille Pradon

Pavillon Région Rhône-Alpes

Biennal of Design, St-Etienne

March 17th - 19th 2013