Agathe de Bailliencourt (b.1974 Paris, France) has two parallel artistic approaches - studio-based practice and work in situ. In the studio, the artist will work on canvas, paper or linen, using paint or ink. Outdoors, she applies her work directly onto the landscape, architecture and urban environment. Patterns and motifs, in particular the straight line, recur throughout her work, becoming focal points within the dynamics of space, time and place.

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Agathe De Bailiencourt Portrait Courtesy The Artist And Blain Southern Photo Peter Mallet
Photo: Peter Mallet

GALLERY EXHIBITIONS

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Couleurs du temps

Couleurs du temps

5 December 2015 – 23 January 2016

INSTITUTIONS

Fondation d’entreprise Hermès, Singapore, SG
Here from Here

Here from Here

27 October 2016 – 26 February 2017

NEWS

Agathe De Bailliencourt Named Sabhal Mór Ostaig Uhi's Artist In Residence

The residency is awarded to artists with a particular interest in landscape and the environment

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BIOGRAPHY

Bailliencourt graduated from École Boulle Paris in 1998. She has been awarded residencies at Marfa Contemporary, US (2013-2014); Art Omi in Ghent, New York, US (2012); Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, US (2011-2012); and Tokyo Wonder Site, JP (2009).

Bailliencourt has works in several public collections including a permanent installation for the French Embassy in Tokyo, Japan. Selected public commissions and installations include: The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, US (2014) and The Singapore Biennale, SG (2006).

The artist lives and works in Berlin, Germany.

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1974 Born in Paris, FR
Lives and works in Berlin, DE


EDUCATION

1998 
École Boulle, Paris, FR

1995
École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Cergy Pontoise, FR


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Here from Here, Aloft Hermès, Fondation d’entreprise Hermès, Singapore, SG

2015
Couleurs du temps, Blain|Southern, London, UK 
From Hills to Here, YOD Gallery, Osaka, JP

2014
Par delà les montagnes,Institut français, Fukuoka, JP
Water, Colour, Recordings, Art Plural Gallery, SG
Agathe de Bailliencourt, RH Contemporary Art, NY
Hues of Time, Marfa Contemporary, Marfa, TX

2013
Sheer, Benrimon Contemporary, NY Eintritt, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, CA

2011
Word and Wilderness, Studio Krimm, Berlin, GE 

2010
Expressway to your Skull, Lu Magnus, NY

2009
Haut les coeurs!, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
My so-called life (in Japan), YOD Gallery, Osaka, JP

2008
My so-called life, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
Occupation à 6, Hugo Boss Exhibition Space, Berlin, GE

2007
Urban 64, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG

2006
Tanglin, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
J’aime - J’aime pas, Taksu Gallery, SG

2005
J'aime - j'aime pas Wall, Comme des Garçons Guerilla Store+65, SG  

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
Bordeaux, Port de la Lune, Fukuoka City Museum, JP

2014
Sky Window Outline, Beppu Project, Beppu, JP
Landscape by Landscape, light installation for Singapore Night Festival, National Museum of Singapore, SG
American Friends of The Louvre's Young Patrons Gala, Bleecker Street Arts Club, NY
Flux, Art Plural Gallery, Singapore, SG
Art Stage Singapore, Art Plural Gallery, Singapore, SG

2013
Untitled Art Fair, Benrimon Contemporary, Miami, US
Group show, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, US
White Box Spring Benefit, New York, US
Dallas Art Fair, Benrimon Contemporary, Dallas, US
Eternity, NumThong Gallery, Bangkok, TH

2012
Pulse Miami, Benrimon Contemporary, Miami, US
Toronto International Art Fair, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, CA
Hong Kong Contemporary Fair, Christine Schreyer Corporate, HK
White Box Spring Benefit, New York, US

2011
Emerge Art Fair, Lu Magnus, Washington DC, US
The five senses, The loft at Lower Parel, Mumbai, IN
Art Osaka, YOD Gallery, Osaka, JP
Kyoto Art Fair, YOD Gallery, Kyoto, JP
Stay Hungry, allotment gardens at Gleisdreieck, Berlin, GE
What The Thunder Said, Lu Magnus, NY
Rogue Wave!, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG

2010
Show Off Fiac, Galerie Catherine et André Hug, Paris, FR
Group show, General Hardware Contemporary, Toronto, CA
Contiguous Zone, YOD Gallery, Osaka, JP
Two persons show with Fauzul Yusri, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG
L’ouverture, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
Tough Love, Plataforma Revólver, Lisbon, PT
Art Gwangju, YOD Gallery, Gwangju, KR
Art Osaka, YOD Gallery, Osaka, JP
Young Art Taipei, YOD Gallery, TW
Tokyo Art Fair, YOD Gallery, Tokyo, JP

2009
Anonyme Zeichner N.10, Kunstraum Bethanien, Berlin, GE
No Man’s Land, former French Embassy, Tokyo, JP
Collage: Collage, NurtureART, New York, US
Show Off Fiac, Galerie Catherine et André Hug, Paris, FR
Art Singapore, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG
Up there - Down here, The Source Gallery, Shanghai, CN
Art Osaka, YOD Gallery, Osaka, JP
Locals Only, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG
Roppongi Art Night, National Art Center, Suntory Museum of Art & Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, JP
Tokyo Art Fair, YOD Gallery, Tokyo, JP

2008
Scope Miami, Magnet, Miami, US
Intrude Project, Shanghai Zendai Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, CN
Art Elysées, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
Contemporary Istanbul, Berlin Art Projects, Istanbul, TR
Art Singapore, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG
Oh Mon Dieu!, light projection on the Berliner Dom, Berlin, GE
Art-Athina International Art Fair, Galerie Tristesse, Athens, GR
Art Multiples Ke Center for Contemporary Art, Shanghai, CN
Strings of destiny, Apparao Galleries, New Delhi, IN

2007
Je m’en fous, light projection on the IHZ-Building, Festival of Lights, Berlin, GE
Group Show, Galerie Tristesse deluxe, Berlin, GE
Art Elysées, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
Cold Comfort, Nuit Blanche, installation realized with J. Fleming, Toronto, Canada, CA
Backjumps Live issue #3, Galerie Tristesse deluxe, Berlin, GE
48 Stunden - Neukölln, L32, Art & Culture Festival, Berlin, GE
Get it (W)All!, LIP Gallery, French Cultural Center, Yogyakarta, ID

2006
Singapore Biennale 2006, SG Art Singapore, Taksu Gallery, Singapore, SG
Some kind of Wonderful, Kapok Gallery, Hong Kong, CN
Nasi Campur, Taksu Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, MY

2005
Group Show, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
Writing!, Galerie Catherine & André Hug, Paris, FR
Vision Express International, Shanghai Youth Biennale, Shanghai, CN

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2016 
Laetitia Catoir, et al., Exhibition Catalogue, Blain|Southern London, Couleurs du temps

2014
Art Plural, Voices of Contemporary Art, Michael Peppiatt, Gatehouse Publishing, Singapore

2012
Art en Cours, French-Japanese Institute & Shueisha Publishing,Tokyo
WERK Magazine No.19, Issue for Club21 & Comme des Garçons

2011
Ruby Mag Book, Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin

2010
Agathe de Bailliencourt, Despite Territories, Artist’s book, Revolver Publishing, Berlin, DE
Lukas Feireiss and Robert Klanten, eds., Staging Space, Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, DE
Tough Love : A Series of Promises, Exhibition Catalogue, Lisbon, Plataforma Revólver
Exhibition Season 2009/2008, NurtureART, New York, US
No Man’s Land, Exhibition Catalogue, Tokyo, former French Embassy, JP

2008
Intrude Art & Life, Issue 10, Shanghai Zendai Museum of Modern Art, China, CN
Art Multiples 2008, Ke Center for Contemporary Art, Shanghai, China, CN

2006
Exhibition Catalogue, Singapore Biennale 2006, Belief
J’aime - J’aime pas, Exhibition Catalogue, Singapore, Taksu Gallery, SG

2005
Un-authored, WERK Magazine No.11, Singapore, SG
Un-authored, TOC 8, Revue de dessins, SMP association, Marseille, FR

2003
Un-authored, WERK Magazine No. 7+8, Special issue for Comme des Garçons, Singapore, SG


SELECTED ARTICLES AND REVIEWS

2017
"Here from Here", Harper’s Bazaar, Thailand, January

2016
Michael Fitzgerald, "Through the looking glass", Review, Art Monthly Australia, December 
Mei Anne Foo, "Look Here", Billionaire, Singapore, D'Art at Hermes", The Edge Malaysia, 28 November
"Moment in Time", Singapore Tatler, November
Keng Yang Shuen, "Don’t miss Hermes’ Coolest Exhibition in Town", Female, 7 Nov 
Isa Adibah, "Where to take a breather at Orchard Road", Buro 24/7, Singapore, 3 Nov 
S.Indrisek , 10 Must-See Booths at the Armory Show, Blouin Artinfo, 3 March

2015 
Our pick of this week’s art events: 4-10 December, Royal Academy Magazine, 4 December
French Artist Agathe de Bailliencourt: First UK Exhibition, Art News section, Artlyst, 25 November 
Art Navi section, Bijutsutecho, Japan, 25 March
Asahi Shinbun, Japan, 20 March
I. Philipps, A Quirky And Worldly Apartment in India, Elle Decor, March
D. Shetty, An Hour@The Museum Art Plural Gallery, The Straits Times, Life!, January
Beppu in between alleys, Art & Culture section, Oita Godo Shimbun, 8 January

2014
K. Thexeira, Life in Technicolour, Artifact section, DCRS, December
Un-authored,Onsen city colored by art, Art & Culture section, Oita Godo Shimbun, 14 November
OazArts Magazine, Issue Oct/Nov/Dec
D. Tan, An Open Expression, Singapore Architect Magazine, November
Heather Corcoran, Where Sky Meets Earth, Artsy Editorial, artsy.net, 18 September
C. Yap, Review of the Singapore Night festival 2014, Artitute.com, 10 September
Ng O., “Art & the City: 5 must-see art exhibitions in Singapore this September”, Lifestyleasia.com
Un-authored, Singapore: Agathe de Bailliencourt – Water, Colour, Recordings, SWISS inflight magazine, September Issue
Un-authored, French Connection, Elle Malaysia, September
Un-authored , Centre-fold, The U Press magazine, Singapore, Edition N.7, July-September Issue
C. Nooten, 3’30 in Vous m’en direz des nouvelles at 3.10pm, RFI Radio, 1 September
Bertrand Fouquoire, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Le petit journal, Singapore, 29 August
R. Loi, Pick of the Week : Agathe de Bailliencourt, Arts/Music section, The Business Times,
Singapore, 29 August
Un-authored, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Encore!, Art section, August
On the Horizon, Expat Living Singapore, August
Un-authored, Agathe de Bailliencourt : Solo Exhibition, Arts & Culture section, PIN Prestige, August
Un-authored, Water, Colour, Recordings, Singapore Art Gallery Guide, August
Bertrand Fouquoire, Singapore Night Festival, Le Petit Journal, Singapore, 22 August 
Un-authored, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Malaysia Art Gallery Guide, July
Tan D., An Eye on the Contemporary:Flux, Singapore Architect Magazine, June
Ivy Pascual, Made in Chelsea, dujour.com, April
Un-authored, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Feature of the week, Foliocue.com, April 
A. Tan, Voices to be heard, The Edge Singapore, March
Un-authored, Flux: Collective exhibition featuring more than 20 artists on view at Art Plural Gallery, Art Daily, 25 January 
“Hues of Time to open at Marfa Contemporary”, The Big Bend Sentinel, Marfa, Texas, 16 Jan 
Belle Shung, Flux: a collective exhibition, Decorations, Vol.97, Singapore, January
Bertrand Fouquoire and Michael Peppiatt, Le petit journal, Singapore, 16 January 

2013
Un-authored, All new paintings by Agathe de Bailliencourt in exhibition at Benrimon Contemporary, Art Daily, 9 May 
Shani Parsons, Joining: Agathe de Bailliencourt, Typology Projects, 1 May
Un-authored, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Sheer, Wall Street International, 29 April
A. Tallman, Eintritt: Agathe de Bailliencourt, Artoronto.ca, April
E. Litvak, New Museum Unveils "Ideas City" Festival, Coming May 1-4", The Lo-Down, April
Un-authored,Top Picks This Week, Canadian Art, April
Un-authored, Must-see shows, NOW Magazine, Vol 32 NO 33, Toronto, April 

2012
Meredith Mendelsohn, On location: Art Basel Miami Beach Week, 1stdibs, December
Virginia VanZanten, Design scene: Dot 429’s Art filled Soho Penthouse, W Magazine, Section Art&Design, August

2011
Un-authored, Art and food go hand in hand!, DNA-India After Hours Buzzzz section, Mumbai, 2 August
Un-authored , Celebrating artistic space, Midday, The Guide section, Mumbai, 1 August
I.Berner, Es Leuchtet die Laube, Berliner Zeitung, Berlin, 27 May
Agathe de Bailliencourt: Word and Wilderness, ExBerliner, Berlin, May
Agathe de Bailliencourt, TIP Magazine, Berlin, 25 May
B.Werneburg, Taz die Tageszeitung, Eine Art utopisches Afrika, Berlin, 20 May
L.Niklau, Zeitgenoessisch im Zwergenland, TIP Magazine, Berlin. 12 May
Un-authored, Downtown Salon, Art + Auction, Movers + Shakers section, New York, January

2010
C. Koulouris, Agathe de Bailliencourt – Expressway to your Skull, a mind numbing blow out, Scallywag and Vagabong Magazine, New York, November
S. Moore L,  Magnus Art Gallery Opens in NYC, Suite 101, New York, November
Un-authored, Lu Magnus opens, Daily Candy, New York, November

2009
TV Asahi, 4min at 9.30am, Japan, 27 November
Un-authored, Tokyo Shimbum, Japan, 26 November
Un-authored, Asahi newspaper evening edition, Japan, 15 April
Un-authored, Preview section, Pia Kansai, Osaka, Japan, May
Kamimura-san, Pia Kansai, Issue 3-5, Osaka, Japan, March
Un-authored, Art section, Meets Regional, Issue 249, Osaka, Japan, March
J. Teo, The Strait Times, Singapore, 22 February
Un-authored, Art section, L Magazin, Issue 2.2009/ No.407, Osaka, Japan, February
The First Coook Boook, Kansai Time Out, Issue 383, Osaka, Japan, January

2008
C. Koulouris, Je m’en fous, Scallywag and Vagabong Magazine, New York, November
Douer I., Agathe de Bailliencourt, Ruby Mag No 34, November
V.Tamagnini, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Way of Women, September
V. Neofotistou, Agathe de Bailliencourt, 4essera Magazine No 6, July
Un-authored, My so-called Life, Exporama Magazine No 8, April

2007
C. Casagranda, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Level 47 Magazine, Nov-Dec
B. Wan, Urban Musings, I-S Magazine, Singapore, 4 October
T. Ong, Urban 64, I-S Magazine, Singapore, 21 September
Un-authored , Urban 64, I-S Magazine, Singapore, 14 September
Imke Plesch, Agathe de Bailliencourt, TIP Magazine, 17 June
Un-authored, Get it (W)All (title in Indonesian), Kompas, Bernas, Jawa Pos Radar Jogia Indonesia, 31 January
F. Pandhuagie, Get it (W)All !, Gong Magazine, Issue 87/VIII/2007, February
“Graffiti Exhibition”,  Jogia AD Magazine, Jan-Feb
M. Le Sourd, “Get it (W)All! “, Voilà Magazine, No 15, January-March

2006
Un-authored ,Tanglin, Art Actuel No 47, Nov-Dec
C.Chow, Before you bid Biennale ‘bye, The Straits Times, November 9
K. Reedy, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Singapore Art Gallery Guide, Singapore, November
Un-authored, In between belief, Artco Magazine, October
G. Lee, Some Kind of Wonderful, ISH Magazine Issue 7.4, October
R. Daniels, Singapore Biennale 2006: Belief, Singapore Art Gallery Guide No 9., October
“The home team at the Biennale”, The Straits Times, 21 September
J. T. K. Yau, TV show on Channel News Asia featuring Tanglin Camp’s artists. 28 August
Un-authored , Wild at Art, The Straits Times, Singapore, August
J. Tsai, Theseus Chan vs. Agathe de Bailliencourt, Madame Figaro Taiwan No 35., August
C. Lin, Agathe de Bailliencourt, PPAPER 24 Magazine No 35, July
E. Tan, Agathe de Bailliencourt, Juice Magazine, April
Goh K. Kee, J’aime-J’aime pas (title in Chinese), Zaobao Newspaper, 27 March
T. Ong, The writing’s on the wall, I-S Magazine, 24 February
Un-authored, Taksu Gallery: J’aime-J’aime pas, I-S Magazine, 14 February
K. Cheng, What the F*** ?, ISH Magazine, Issue 6.6, February

2005
Un-authored, J’aime-J’aime pas, ISH Magazine, Issue 6.5, Singapore, December
L. Hazel, French Twist, Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, August
“Agathe de Baillencourt”, MingYuan Center of Art, May
S. Narain, J’aime-J’aime pas, I-S Magazine, 18 March
Un-authored, Lee G., Agathe de B. goes Garçons, ISH Magazine, Issue 5.6, March
Un-authored, J’aime-J’aime pas Wall, The Straits Times, 10 March

2004
Luzer’s Int’l Archive, Vol.6-2004, Photos of the Mental Illnesses print campaign
Cover of the Campaign Brief Asia, Issue #25
K. Cheng, J’aime-J’aime pas, ISH Magazine, Issue 5.5, December
Un-authored, Laurence Saux and Agathe de Bailliencourt, Gazette Magazine (French Association of Singapore). October
J. Tully, She’s all that, Space Magazine, May

2003
W. Fong, Zaobao Newspaper, April 14


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