Date(s) - 31/05/2013
Ffotogallery c/o Chapter
Ffotogallery in Cardiff stages a major photo exhibition of the Swiss artists Françoise and Daniel Cartier, with an accompanying artist book work.
From May to July 2013 the gallery presents new and re-staged works in Cardiff.
from 29 April – 3 Mai 2013
44a Glamorgan Street
from 21 June till end of June ay
Turner House, Art Gallery, Penarth
The project launch coincides with Diffusion, Cardiff International Festival of Photography, and the exhibition will subsequently tour to University of Hertfordshire Gallery, St Albans, and Regina Anzerberger Gallery in Vienna.
The project is supported by:
Francoise and Daniel Cartier have collaborated since 1995, having already established individual careers; Francoise as a sculptor/painter and Daniel as a black-and-white photographer.
In 1998,f&dcartier were awarded Geneva’s Michel Jordi Photographic Award. They spent six months as artists-in residence in London in 1999, supported by Landis & Gyr Foundation. In 2002, their series someday,…won the Acquisition Prize from the Swiss Foundation of Photography in Zurich and in 2004 the NEA National Endowment of Arts Creativity Grant ( USA)
f&dcartiers’s work is held in numerous private and public collections in Europe, the United States and South America, including the Musee de LElysee Lausanne SWitzerland, the Swiss Foundation of Photography in Winterthur, the Museet for Fotokunst Odense Denmark, the Musee of Fine Arts Houston, Kunstsammlung Hoffmann-La Roche AG in Basel Switzerland, Museum of Modern Art of Rio de janeiro (MAM) Brasil.