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Franck HOUNDEGLA

Contact : 9, cité d'Hauteville 75010 Paris - France

Ph. 01 48 87 38 48 / 06 81 82 71 76

atelier@franckhoundegla.com
www.franckhoundegla.com
 
environmental designer, scenographer, teacher, museum layout

Since 1990, develops projects for scenography, design, public spaces, museum layout, first with the Philippe Delis office, then with Sarl Bi.cks (founded with Jean-Paul Augry & Jean-Luc Mairet), and since 2002 as independent. Collaborates with graphic designers, visual artists, architects, lighting engineers, engineering offices... Lectures in Design at Ecole supérieure des arts décoratifs in Strasbourg, and published a book - "La vie des systèmes" - in 2005 (Comp’act).
Born in 1967 in Paris. DNSEP & Post-diploma at Ecole nationale des Beaux-Arts in Lyons.


SCENOGRAPHY, DESIGN, MUSEUM SETS, LAYOUT

Since 2002
Independent

BIOMETRIE
Scenography in collaboration with Fabien Hahusseau, graphic designer
Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie, Paris, 2005
DEMARCATIONS
Space planning & layout, in collaboration with Toma Muteba, artist, curator of the exhibition, Centre Wallonie-Bruxelles, Paris, 2005
HISTORY HALL & MARITIME HALL - MUSEUM OF THE FRANKINCENSE LAND
Museum layout, in collaboration with Gaïa Heritage & Creatime,
Sultanate of Oman, 2004-2007
MICROBES EN QUESTIONS
Scenography, itinerant exhibition, in collaboration with
Jean-François Gavoty, artist, Pavillon des Sciences de Montbéliard,
Urcam - Franche-Comté, Caisse Nationale d’Assurance Maladie, 2005
DESIGN MADE IN AFRICA
Scenography, itinerant exhibition (Ouagadougou, St-Etienne, Paris, Milan, Bamako, Eindhoven, Lomé, Cotonou, Niamey, Cape Town, London, Lisbon...) AFAA, St-Etienne Métropole, 2004 - 2007
TRANSFERTS
Scenography, contemporary art show
Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, 2000 m2, 2003
DESIGN DESIGNS
Scenography for the exhibition, Ecole Superieure
des Arts Decoratifs de Strasbourg, CCI Strasbourg, 2003)

1994-2002
Associate partner, Sarl Bi.cks

MUSEE DES SCIENCES DE LA BIBLIOTHÈQUE D’ALEXANDRIE
Museum layout, Egypt, 2002
INSTITUT NATIONAL DE GEOGRAPHIE
Exhibition furniture, Paris, 2002
RATP-STATION VILLEJUIF LEO-LAGRANGE
Design of station for centenary of Parisian metro, 2000
LES DIEUX DU STADE
Design & production of objects & furniture from 1995 to 2002,
presented at Centre d’Art Contemporain de Meymac, 2001
& at Biennale-off de design Saint-Etienne, 2000,
GENERATION METAL
Scenography, Hall Charles V, Carrousel du Louvre, 2000
LA CORNUE INTERNATIONAL
Design of furniture, 1999
DE GAULLE SOLDAT 1914-1918
Scenography, Historial de la Grande Guerre de Péronne, 1999
LISBON WORLD FAIR 98
In collaboration with Philippe Delis - Integral concept
Scenography, «Escale en France», 1998
MUSEE HISTORIQUE D’ABOMEY
Museum layout & signage for ‘World heritage’ site, Benin, 1997 - 2000
2è RENCONTRES DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE AFRICAINE
Scenography & signage, Bamako, Segou - Mali, 1996
MOBILI
Design & production of objects & furniture from 1994 to 2002
in West Africa, Winner of AFAA/ECI prize 1995,
presented at Roger Tator gallery, Moving, Paris furniture fair
1990-1996
Working with Philippe Delis office
L’OEUVRE GRAVE D’ALBRECHT DURER
Scenography, Musée du Petit Palais, 1996
CANAL+, REGIE PUBLICITAIRE
Layout for offices, 1995
CENTRE CULTUREL JEAN-MARIE TJIBAOU (NEW CALEDONIA)
Study of museum layout for Renzo Piano Building Workshop, 1995
ON A RETROUVE LE TRESOR DU SAN DIEGO
Scenography, Grande Halle de la Villette, 1994


DEFINITION STUDIES

UNESCO – African cities & heritage
Writing of chapter on ‘cultural urban landscapes’, Manual to assist local decision makers in valorizing heritage resources.
Centre du patrimoine mondial, Paris, 2004-2006
CITE DES SCIENCES ET DE L’INDUSTRIE
Participation in study of museum layout for redefinition of South Gallery, Direction des expositions CSI, Paris, 2002
TANGENCIELS
Agency for ‘prospecting new uses’, Participation in ‘creativity groups’, Paris, since 1999
SEM 92
Graphic contributions to study for programming rehabilitation of La Caravelle at Villeneuve-la-Garenne (Hauts de Seine), Isabelle Crosnier,

architect-programmer / SEM 92, 1997
CITE DES SCIENCES ET DE L’INDUSTRIE
Participation in study for design of teaching aids for young kids in Sahel (Africa), Cultural engineering unit, Paris, 1993


TEACHING

ECOLE SUPERIEURE DES ARTS DECORATIFS DE STRASBOURG
Professor in Design department since 2001
EPA (Ecole du patrimoine africain), Porto-Novo, Bénin
Lecturer in exhibition design since 1996
Occasional lecturer at :
SRATE COLLEGE (Ecole superieure de design), 2002.
EPSAA (Ecole Professionnelle Supérieure d’Arts
et d’Architecture de la Ville de Paris), 2001.
PREP’ART, 1998-2001.
ENBAL (Ecole Nationale des Beaux Arts de Lyon), 1997.


PROJECTS VISUAL ARTS

ANNOTATIONS - EXPLOSANTE FIXE
Exhibition of book “La vie des systèmes” with Thierry Costesèque,
Le Pavillon, Pantin, Jan. 2006
ALYTUS (LITHUANIA), BIENNALE 2005
Group project BEWARE ! POLITICS !
Curators : Redas Dirzys, Jonas Valatkevicius, August 2005
IASI (Romania),BIENNALE 2004, PERIFERIC
Group project THAT’S THE WORLD IS,
Curators: Matei Bejenaru, Stephanie Benzaquen, Oct. 2004
TIRANA (ALBANIA), Biennale 2003, U-TOPOS,
Group project REALITY PRINCIPLE,
Curator: Stephanie Benzaquen, Sept. 2004
SUPER LUXE
Group exhibition, Galerie Roger Tator, Lyons, Dec. 2003 - Feb. 2004
MOSSA redux
Silk-screen print for launch of book ‘Mossa’ by Patrick Beurard-Valdoye (Al Dante). Edition Hôtel Beury, Centre d’art et de littérature, L’Echelle,
April 2003
Où la là, design(s) et autres comportements
Group exhibition - DRAC Rhône-Alpes, Lyons, 1999
Cargo
Revue parlée - L’enseigne des Oudins, Paris, 1996


COMMUNICATIONS

ANNOTATIONS - EXPLOSANTE FIXE
Presentation of work on “La vie des systèmes” with Thierry Costesèque, Le Pavillon, Pantin, Jan. 2006
DES CONTENUS, DES COLLECTIONS, DES ESPACES
‘Les nouveaux métiers du patrimoine et la conservation
preventive’, seminar, Université Paris I, April 2000
QUELQUES TENTATIVES MOBILES, PERMANENTES, RENOUVELABLES
‘Comment commémorer aujourd’hui autrement dans l’espace public’, seminar, Ecole Nationale des Beaux Arts, Lyons, Nov. 1999
LA MUSEOGRAPHIE DES PALAIS ROYAUX D’ABOMEY
Design(s) et patrimoine en usage, seminar,
AFAA/Conseil général de Dordogne, Périgueux 98
LE REAMENAGEMENT DU MUSEE HISTORIQUE D’ABOMEY
Past, present & future of palaces & sites of Abomey,
Conference, Getty Cultural Institute, Abomey 97
PROJET "MOBILI"
Journees de l’AFAA, Avignon, 1995


PUBLICATIONS

Research, prose, poetry, articles :
LA VIE DES SYSTÈMES, book, published June 2005, Comp’act
UNE RAME DE METRO QUI ROULE À VIVE ALLURE REMPLIE
DE PERSONNAGES EN CIRE, in progress
TRAVERSEES DE L’AFRIQUE URBAINE, in progress
LA POLYGRAPHE, n° 36-37-38, Oct. 2005, Comp’act
ENTRE NOUS, text, catalogue of artist Estela Torres, 2004
LA POLYGRAPHE, n° 34-35, Sept. 2004, Comp’act
LA POLYGRAPHE, n° 30-31, Oct. 2003, Comp’act
LA POLYGRAPHE, n° 27-28-29, June 2003, Comp’act
DESIGN DESIGNS, exhibition catalogue, June 2003, ESAD Strasbourg
IMAGES & MEMOIRES, n°8, spring 2003
IMAGES & MEMOIRES, n°2, autumn 2001
AFRICULTURES, n°41, Oct. 2001
PARPAINGS, n°24, June 2001, Jean Michel Place
Où LA LÀ, DESIGN ET AUTRES COMPORTEMENTS
exhibition catalogue, Drac Rhône-Alpes - Enba Lyons, 1999
ICCROM - CHRONIQUES, n°8, 1999
COMMENT COMMEMORER AUTREMENT DANS L’ESPACE PUBLIC
Seminar report, Enba Lyons, 1999
LES CAHIERS, n°2, Conseil général de Dordogne, 1998
PASSE, PRESENT ET FUTUR DES PALAIS ET SITES D’ABOMEY
Seminar report, Getty Cultural Institute, 1997.
TAPAMA, n°1, Dec. 1996
REVUE NOIRE, n°20, March-April 1996
HOUN NOUKOUN, text, book by Thomas Dorn, 1996, F. Massot
CARGO, n°12, autumn-winter 1995
SIXTUS, n°5, Feb. 1995
CARGO, n°10/11, autumn-winter 1994


scenography - temporary exhibition Biométrie
© J. de Calan

scenography - exhibition of contemporary art Démarcations
© F. Houndegla

scenography – itinerant exhibition Microbes en questions
© F. Houndegla

scenography - exhibition of contemporary art Transferts
© E. de Muer

permanent layout for centenary of Parisian metro Ratp - Stations symboles
© Bi.cks

live-in lamp Suspension

lamp / container France-Brésil 98, série les Dieux du Stade

museum layout & signage Musée historique d'Abomey
© Iccrom

museum layout & signage 2èmes rencontres de la photographie africaine
© Bi.cks

container Fenestro, série Mobili
© Bi.cks

scenography Génération métal
© Bi.cks

museum layout Musée des sciences de la bibliothèque d'Alexandrie
© P.Roger

scenography De Gaulle soldat, 1914-1918
© Bi.cks

stand / desk Ergonomic speech machine
© Alytus Biennal

scenography – itinerant exhibition Design Made in Africa
© F. Houndegla

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