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Géraldine GONZALEZ

Contact : 5, passage de la fonderie 75011 Paris - France

Ph. 01 47 00 44 40

gonzaldine@yahoo.fr
 
environmental designer, textile designer, sculptor /3D illustration

Born 8 June 1965


1981/1985:
Diploma from the Ecole Supérieure d’Arts Appliqués Duperré (ESAAD) 9 textile section.

1987/88:
Styling. Collection of shoes & accessories pour for "Première classe" styling office, (diffusion all over France) Creation of shoes for "Les américains" clip by "Les Satellites" group. Remanence Production, Paris.
Creation of accessories & volume objects for children. Peclers styling office, Paris.

1989:
Creation of 18 small scenes in volume, figures & décors (+ photos), for children’s book. Group exhibition with "L’association" at Balazuc (Ardèche). Sculpture.

1990/91:
Creation of costumes for "Je n’en peux plus" clip by group "Les VRP". Remanence Production, Paris.
Project for single cover for "Minie Moog" by "Satellites". Small scenes in volume.
Publication of illustrations & retouched photos by magazine "Jeune & Jolie"

1992:
Painting of fresco for Youth Film Festival, Centre national du Cinema, with "Bleu methylène".
Execution of painted décor for Farid Chopel show "El perro", MC Bobigny.
Group show: "Vache d’Expo" with association "Un sourire de toi et je quitte ma mère", at Ménagerie de Verre, Paris.

1993:
Galerie du Grand Palais, Paris. "Contemporaines" salon. Monochrome sculptures (pâte à bois).
Galerie Roussard, Paris. Monochrome sculptures (pâte à bois).
Galerie Juliette Laurent, Paris. Polychrome sculptures (pâte à bois).
Village Suisse, Paris. Polychrome sculptures (pâte à bois).
Château de Rohan at Pontivy (Côtes d’Armor). Group show. Monochrome sculptures.

1994/95:
Group show "Petits formats". Galerie Roussard, Paris. Monochrome sculptures.
"Strange Cabaret" Polychrome sculptures inspired by Cabaret "Chez Michou". 25 portrait figures presented in small scenes on the theme of ambiguïty and transvestitism.
Animation film: "Vitalogy". TV spot for launch of album "Vitalogy" by group Pearl Jam. Creation & execution of figures & accessories in volume (plasticine). Assistant for frame-by-frame animation. Production by Les Télécréatures, Paris.
Short film: "L’oeuf". Execution of animal masks in painted latex for actors in fairy tale by Mustapha Dao, filmed for children. Length: 25 mn. Production by Les Films de La Plaine, Paris.
Eleven Renaud figurines. Creation & execution of 11 painted figurines for 20th anniversary of singer’s career. Each figure, inspired by old lead pixies, represents an album and is a one-off piece. Material: pâte à bois. Height: 8 cm. Project for production in lead of one or several figurines. Follow-ons: invitation card for ’Les 20 ans de Renaud’ gala evening, cover & accompanying booklet for 2 Best of Renaud, CO & V by Virgin & Polydor , sales outlet advertising & spot. Production: Les Télécréatures.

1996:
Salon "Who’s Next" Execution of 10 luminous polychrome sculptures, on the theme ’Cyber nights’. Paris, Porte de Versailles. Materials: pâte à bois, printed circuits, papier mâche. Suite of itinerant group shows around France. Boutique "Who’s Next", Lyons. Group show. "Entre chien & loup" gala evening, Divan du monde, Paris. Sculptures (papier mâche).
Group shows
- Moloko, Paris. sculptures (pâte à bois).
- "Méttiss’age", Paris, Espace Cyril Varet.
- "Marché de L’art à Bastille’’, Paris.
- "Parade rose", Paris, Centre Gay et Lesbien.
- Catalogue for Théâtre National de Villeneuve d’Asq, season 96/97 Creation of small scenes in volume, figures & décors, illustrating plays & dance shows. Follow-ons: invitation cards, posters, cards.
- FNAC "micro-informatique" poster campaign, creation of figure in volume. Follow-ons: press advertising, posters in metro, posters on buses.
- Pier Import "Tous tes Pères Noël du monde" poster campaign. Creation of a series of figures in volume.

1997
Press
Creation of series of illustrations in volume for magazine ’Vital’.
Creation of small scenes in volume, figures & décors for monthly ’Que choisir’

Courses for initiation to visual arts, children’s workshop at Hôpital Ephémère, Paris,
September 1995 to June 1997.
Solo exhibition at Galerie de la Halle Saint-Pierre, Musée d’Art Naïf Max Fournier, Paris. "Parade Rose" polychrome sculptures / pâte à bois, pâte à papier, on theme of cabaret. Communication, creation & execution of illustrations in volume for "4 saisons" guide, company newsletter for La Poste.
Publications for children
Creation & execution of illustrations in volume for encyclopaedia "Méga Activité" & book "Le masque de la sorcière". Editions Nathan, collection Mégascope.
Execution of maquette in volume for exhibition "Les rayons X", Musée d’histoire Naturelle du Jardin des Plantes, Paris.
Group show at Musée de L’Erotisme, Paris. Polychrome sculptures.

1999
Communication & execution of illustration in volume for Salon de l’Agriculture, Paris commissioned by Syndicat du Béton.
Communication
Creation & execution of illustrations in volume for Chronopost, Internet postcards.
Publications for young people
Illustration in volume for cover of novel "Du sang sur les nains", Editions Flammarion, collection Castor poche.
Personal works
Creation of decorative objects using pearls, collection of candle-lights
Creation of "Chrysalides" sculpture-lamps, material: crystal paper.

1999
Communication
Execution of illustration in volume for cover of "Arte Magazine" special "Laurel & Hardy" Xmas edition

2000
Communication
Creation & execution of illustrations in volume for "La Mondiale" annual report.
Publications for young people
Painted illustration for cover of novel "Tante Morbellia et les crânes hurleurs", Editions Flammarion, collection Castor Poche.
Press for firms
Creation & execution of illustration in volume for cover of magazine "Courrier Cadre"
Web Sculptures on sale on "Union Dream" website since June 2000.
Window display for "Absinthe" store, luminous sculptures, Xmas 2000.
Creation of luminous bouquets: Garlands of flowers in glass beads & crystal paper on sale at "Bon Marché", Boutique en or - Xmas 2000
Exhibition: ’Les sapins de créateurs’ at Pompidou Centre.
Luminous sculptures, 2 illustrations in volume - Peugeot Est poster - - Editions Hachette

2001
Exhibition of luminous sculptures in crystal paper + accessories in paper: shoes - panties at Printemps Haussmann. Marriage exhibition.



light sculptures chrysalide

light sculpture sylphide

light sculpture cristalline

low relief corset envol alizée zéphir

low relief cocon

light sculptures bienveilleuses

flowers light garland

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