bio


Julie Sas
born in 1990 in Paris
Lives and works in Paris

Studies

2015
Master of Arts in Visual Arts (Work.master) with honors at HEAD-Genève, Switzerland
2013
Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts with honors at HEAD-Genève, Switzerland
2011
Exchange program at School of Visual Art, New York, USA
2009
Certificate of choreographic studies (ballet), conservatoire du XIV, Paris, France

Prices / Residencies

2018 
- Fellowship Program for Art and Theory, Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen, Innsbruck, Austria
2017 
- Residency at Entreprise Culturelle-Villa du Lavoir, Paris, France
2016 
- Residency at Air Berlin Alexanderplatz, Berlin, Germany, with the support of Pro Helvetia, July 1 / December 31 2016
2015
- Residency at Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, Switzerland - September 1 / December 31 2015
- Winner of "New Heads Fondation BNP Paribas Art Awards", awarded by Simon Castets, director of the Swiss Institute NYC, president of the jury
- "Prix d'excellence" in Visual Arts, HES-SO (Hautes Ecoles Spécialisées de Suisse Occidentale) 
2013 
- Winner of "Coup de coeur" awarded by Yvon Lambert in the context of exhibition Jeune Création 2013, 104, Paris, France


Exhibitions / Performances

2018
- A Part That’s Missing Never Breaks, curated by Andrei Siclodi, Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck, Autria
- A theory of obscurity, exhibition-performance, The Cheapest University, Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen,

Innsbruck, Autria
2017 
- Solo show Cas de figures, art3, curated by Sylvie Vojik, Valence, France
- What's in my bag ?The Cheapest University, creation of a discursive program, Paris Internationale, Paris, France
- On the Natures of Things : Contingency-Resistiveness-Invisibility-Desire, Kunstlerhaus Büchsenhausen, curated by Andrei Siclodi, Innsbruck, Austria
- From Concrete to Liquid to Spoken Worlds to the Word, Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, curated by Andrea Bellini and Mathieu Copland,  Geneva, Switzerland
- I can see right through, performance, in the context of program "territoire #2", curated by Vincent Verlé, Nancy, France
- We dance round in a ring and suppose, atelier Verastegui, curated by : Yasmina Hatem and Sergio Verastegui, Saint-Ouen, France
- Also known as, performance, Festival Do Disturb (program BYOP), Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
- Silent Red Alert, Salon organised at Stasi Museum, with Air Berlin Alexanderplatz, Berlin, Germany
2016 

- Antichambre, LIYH, exhibition and event curated by Carla Demierre and Yann Chateigné, Geneva, Switzerland
- Dossier n°560, in the context of .perf 2016 - Walk on the public site, series of performances in the public space, curated by : Madeleine Amsler and Marie-Eve Knoerle, Geneva, Switzerland
- No-where? Now-here! The Molecular Books of Life – Colleges of Unreason, Corner College, Zurich, Switzerland
Also known as Also known as, solo show on Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève's booth at ArtGenève (Palexpo), Geneva, Switzerland
Basically, they wanted to do a revolution, installation on HEAD-Genève's booth at ArtGenève (Palexpo), in the context of Art Award New Heads 2015, with Etienne Chosson and Romain Juan, Geneva, Switzerland
- Also known as, a situation, Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève (Project Space), Geneva, Switzerland
2015
- Poetics of relation, curated by Bettina Malcomess and Uriel Orlow, LIYH, Genève, Switzerland
- You are cordially invited, in collaboration with Nayoung Kim and Eléonore Pano-Zavaroni, gallery Duplex100m2 at Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweeden
- Ethiopia / Utopia, curated by Marie de Brugerolle, LIYH, Geneva, Switzerland
2014 
- Magnus, scènes de l'imaginaire automate, curated by Paul Bernard / Mamco, Villa Bernasconi, Geneva, Switzerland (in the occasion of the Mamco's 20th anniversary)
- Double Trouble, Yvon Lambert bookshop, exhibition and book launch (Emboîtement - petite économie de l'immobile), Paris, France
- Solo show I never spoke chess (variation for a retreat), curated by Collectif Rodynam, Lokal-int, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
- On off, performance for event The night of the tumblr on fire, in the context of exhibition All that falls, curated by Marie de Brugerolle and Gérard Wajcman, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
- La maison pense au présent, z00 gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland
- Combustion, curated by Yann Chateigné, gallery Saks, Geneva, Switzerland
2013
- Last Dance, gallery Gourvennec Ogor, Marseille, France
- Plus jamais seul, espace Standards, Rennes, France
- Une exposition, curated by QQCH (Camille Besson, Luca Guizzo, Julie Sas), Rosa Brux, Bruxelles, Belgium
- Jeune Création 2013, 104, Paris, France
- Les formes précaires, curated by Aurélie Pétrel and Etienne Chosson, Cité internationale des Arts, Paris, France
- Shadow Widow, curated by Nayoung Kim, Cité internationale des Arts, Paris, France
- The Carousel Collection, curated by Triin Tamm, Museum of Contemporary Art of Tallin, Estonia
- STEWI 3000, curated by QQCH, in collaboration with Camille Besson and Luca Guizzo, flea market, Plaine de Plainpalais, Geneva, Switzerland
- Ulysses was born in Tireste, curated by Dora Garcia, LIYH, Geneva, Switzerland
Anonymous drawing 2013, Galerie Nord - Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin, Germany / Galerie Delikatessenhaus, Leipzig, Germany
- Site-specific, Gallery Urgent Paradise, Lausanne, Switzerland
- Qui aurait pu imaginer une chose pareille? curated by Karine Vonna-Zurcher, Maison de la Catalanité, Perpignan, France
- You are cordially invited, in collaboration with Eléonore Pano-Zavaroni and Nayoung Kim, gallery Duplex/100m2 at Supermarket Independent Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden
2012
- The still untitled board, Art festival Les Urbaines (in collaboration with Pedro Wirz and Samuel Leuenberger), Lausanne, Switzerland
- Art in the age of extinction, curated by Karine Vonna-Zurcher, Cerbère, France
- En cours de travaux/travaux en cours, Museum of Modern Art of Saint-Etienne Métropole, France
- Romantik 2.0, Magdeburg, Allemagne
- Vinilica, curated by Delphine Reist and Marcel Zaes, Swiss Institute, Roma, Italy
2011
- Open House, School of Visual Art, New York, USA
- Empruntes Numériques #5 - de l'évaporation de la notion d'auteur,  Bellegarde cultural center, Toulouse, France
- Ein / Aus, curated by Ambroise Tièche and Dephine Reist, Halle 14-Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany


Writings /
Publications / Editions 

2017 
Notes de la rédaction, editions Héros-limite / Head-Genève, collection "Courts lettrages", Geneva
- The thing is that, text for coll. magazine How to become a body double, DQ press, The Cheapest Universtity, Paris
Cas de figures, edition produced in the context of eponym solo show at art3
We dance round in a ring and suppose, edition produced in the context of eponym collective show at Atelier Verastegui, More Project
2016 
- Coll., Antichambre, edition HEAD-Genève, collection Ouvrages, under the direction of Carla Demierre, Design Clovis Duran
- Coll., Poetics of Relation: Slippery Sessions, WITS School of Art / HEAD–Genève, Under the direction of Malcomess and Uriel Orlow, Design : Denise Bertschi
- Grand Rouge, text for Guillaume Durrieu solo show at galerie Rabouan Moussion (press release)
2015
- La perspective célibataire, Master Thesis under the direction of Christophe Kihm, HEAD-Genève 
2014
Emboîtement - petite économie de l'immobile, edition, with the support of Yvon Lambert and Jeune Création
- catalogue of exhibition "Magnus, scènes de l'imaginaire automate", novembre 2014
2013 
- catalogue Jeune Création 2013
- revue Oscillations, numéro A, novembre 2013
Vinilica, edition of audio cassette tape / exhibition Vinilica, Editions Musica Moderna 


Readings / Talks

2017 
- The thing is that, reading at Café Bellevue, for the launch of "How to become a body double", ed DQ Press, The Cheapest University, Paris, France / In collaboration with Post-Diplôme Ensba-Lyon
- Silent Red Alert, talk in the context of Start-Up Lectures at Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen (Fellowship Porgram for Art and Theory), Innsbruck, Austria
- Notes de la rédaction, ed Héros-Limite / Head-Genève, reading at Librairie Le Rameau d'Or, Geneva, Switzerland
- Silent Red Alert, seminar, in the context of program The Long Love Letter, The Cheapest University, Carreau du Temple, Paris, France
2015 
- Antichambre, series of readings, production of texts and sound pieces, at Mamco, Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain de Genève, in the occasion of its 20th anniversary. 
2014
- La maison pense au présent, reading in collaboration with compositor Marcel Zaes, Z00 galerie, Lausanne, Switzerland
2013
- Retour à l'envoyeur, reading in collaboration with compositor Marcel Zaes, in the context of exhibition Jeune Création 2013, 104, Paris, France


Other projects


- Member of The Cheapest University, an experimental school created by artists and based in Paris (in residency at Carreau du Temple in 2016-2017) / https://thecheapestuniversity.org
- Co-runner of Zabriskie Point, independant art space in Geneva, Switzerland