News & Exhibition views

Syzygy - A project by Elodie Lesourd

With Mathieu Boisadan, Cléo Garcia, Emma de Gorostarzu, Augustin Jans, Aquila Lescene, Julien Leyronas, Jules Maillot, Pierre-Clément Malet, Joachim Montessuis, Clara Muel, Anouk Parmentier, Blanche Scemama, Kelly Weiss

From January 16th to February 10th, 2020

La Chaufferie - Haute école des arts du Rhin
5 rue de la manufacture des tabacs, Strasbourg
More info here


Élodie Lesourd, Black Metal and Contemporary Art: for a Migration of Symbols

Inteview by Catherine Guesde and Gérôme Guibert in Volume! – The French journal of popular music studies - Paradoxal Metal

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Review Lambda Pictoris
by Julie Crenn in Artpress n°466
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Elodie Lesourd ou l'art de la synthèse
interview by Christophe Le Gac
Artpress - online -
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Publication of writings

IHMAIWTD - Défaire la peinture d’elle-même 

This text (in french) is included in the collective book La peinture sans titre
Edited by Christophe Viart, published by EESAB, 128 p.
ISBN : 978-2-37022-026-4

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Les Carnets de la création
Interview by Aude Lavigne

Le grand mix

Listen here (in french)

Gracula Religiosa Monographic catalogue 

of Luxembourg Design Awards 

With contributions by
Diedrich Diederichsen,
Santiago Espinosa,
Seldon Hunt 
and Kevin Muhlen

196 p.

More info here
Get your copy here

The Oracular Illusion - solo show
Interview with the artist Elodie Lesourd about "The Oracular Illusion", an exhibition presented at Casino Luxembourg - Forum d'art contemporain (September 2015 - January 2016)



Exhibitions views

Lambda Pictoris, Solo show - FRAC Normandie Rouen 
January - May 2019

QuasaRites Day, curated events and in situ installation at le 106, Rouen, March 2019
All info here
Visual made in collaboration with Julien Langendorff 

D.C. RØ.C., concert-performance for three guitarists (and after a composition by Clément Rosset), FRAC Normandie Rouen
January 2019

EREMITA - Solo show, Printemps de Septembre, Lieu-Commun, Toulouse
Sept-Oct 2018

DIMINISHED FINLUCIER - concert-performance for three musicians (with Romain Barbot from SAÅAD / FOUDRE!), Printemps de Septembre, Lieu-Commun, Toulouse
September 2018

MMoS* (Ołdyb) - Concert-performance for two guitarists and two exhibitions, FRAC Franche-Comté, Besançon
+ Invitation to Stephen O'Malley for a solo concert
View : before the start of the performance in Saâdane Afif's exhibition The Fairytale Recordings.

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Lazarus, Zombie, Elvis - Solo show, Galerie Lily Robert, Paris
Sep-Oct 2016
more info here

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Aniline Black - Solo show, centre d'art contemporain / Passages, Troyes
Oct-Dec 2016

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Freux Follets - Curated group show, BBB, centre d'art contemporain, Toulouse
Feb-Apr 2016
More info and exhibition views here
Exhbition view In reflection Grenoble-Saalfelden by Gisèle Vienne

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Seven Third Eye - Concert-performance for 7 guitarists and visitors, Casino Luxembourg, LU
October 2015
In conjunction to the Night of The Museums and to the solo show The Oracular Illusion

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The Oracular Illusion - Solo show - Casino Luxembourg, Forum d'art contemporain, LU.
Sept 2015-Jan 2016
Exhibition views : Let it Come Down#4 (2014), Signs (2015),  Duel S620R40B/S1070G90Y (2015), The Dead C (2010)

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MMoS* (Olletsac) - Concert-performance for 2 guitarists and an exhibition, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL
June 2015
View from the group show A Republic of ArtIn the front Le Forgeron dans le rôle de Kriegsschatz by Sarkis, in the back, Merlin by Gerhard Richter

elodie lesourd, performance

MMoS* (Sumong) - Concert-performance for 2 guitarists and an exhibition, Frac Poitou-Charentes, Angoulême.
May 2015
View from the group show Il faut maintenant construire le monde in the background Comme le chat n'est pas là, les formes glissent by Emilie Perotto

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(un mural, des tableaux) - Group show - Frac Ile-de-France / Le Plateau, Paris.
February-April 2015
Exhibition view : Deader Than Dead (2007), Dionysos#2 (2006)on the wall: - PM 062 - by Stephane Dafflonphoto © Martin Argyroglo

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Triade Noire - Concert-performance for 2 guitarists, Nanterre-Amandiers
January 2015

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Choices - Group show, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Paris
May 2014
Exhibition views : Shrouds (Sliver), 2014, wall painting - The Half of Half-and-Half, 2014

elodie lesourd, wall-painting

Comfort in Being Sad - Solo Show, Standard Deluxe, Lausanne, Switzerland
March- April 2014
More views here
Exhibition views : Shrouds (Smells), 2014, wall painting - Teens, 2013

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REFA - Concert-performance for 4 guitarists (in association with Espace Culturel Louis Vuitton) - Palais de Tokyo, Paris 
February 17, 2014

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Des Choses en moins, des choses en plus - Group Show - curated by Agnès Violeau & Sebastien Faucon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris
February 2014
Exhibition views : Matters (2013), in the background: Something Less, Something More (2014) by Pierre Bismuth

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Altars of Madness - Group Show - Curated By Damien Deroubaix & Jérôme Lefèvre, Casino Luxembourg
May - September 2013
Exhibition view : Graveyard in the snow (2009), Χάος Γένετο (2011)
in reflection: Death is just the Beginning (2000) by Harmony Korine, right :Døden go Prinsessen (1894) by Theodor Kittelsen

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The Wall - Group Show - Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris
May - June 2013
Exhibition view, down : Heaven in His Youth#1 (2013)up: Acoustic/Vorticism - Unité de Lieu : Salle O. Messian (2011) by Julien Sirjacq
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Musical Perforation - solo show - Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris
March - April 2013
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Fans Attitudes, Image de l'adoration Group Show -  Curated by Stéphane Malfettes - Le 106, Rouen
March 2013
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Donatello parmi les fauves Group Show - Galerie Olivier Robert, Paris
May 2012
Exhibition view, right : The Big Pink (2012)leftDisintegration (2011) by Marc Bijl

Black Thorns in the White Cube Group show - Curated by Amelia Ishmael - Western Exhibition, Chicago, USA
April 2012
Below : logo by Christophe Szpajdel. Exhibition view, left : Death, Famine, Pestilence, War (2008). Right: Descent (2011) by Vincent Como

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Solo show - Les Eglises - contemporary art center - Chelles
May - July 2011

Conservative Shithead journal - issue#2 : Elodie Lesourd - CS launch/performance by Hunter Hunt-Hendrix - galerie Olivier Robert - Paris
May 2011
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Do you think that would have made it magic? - Gisele Vienne/Elodie Lesourd - galerie Olivier Robert - Paris
April - May 2011

Modern Escapism - Solo show - galerie Olivier Robert - Paris
March - April 2011

Beautiful painting is behind us - Group show - French Institute - Istanbul
November - December 2010

Rock - Group show - Curated by François Loustau - Carré du Musée Bonnat - Bayonne
March - April 2010
Exhibition view, left: Cream#1 (2005)right: works by Arnaud Maguet

Black Mirror - Group show - Curated by Marco Costantini - Arsenic - Lausanne
March - April 2010

Rendez-Vous - group show - IAC - Villeurbanne
September - December 2009

Bend Sinister - solo show - galerie Olivier Robert - Paris
 May - July 2009

Svarte Sirkel - Curating - group show - La Louisianne Hotel - Paris
 December 2007

Obituary - solo show - Mac Val - Vitry sur Seine
February - April 2007

Pogo - solo show - galerie Alain le Gaillard/Olivier Robert - Paris
January - March 2007

J'en rêve - Group show - Cartier Foundation for contemporary Art - Paris
June - September 2005

All images © Elodie Lesourd