Fred Martin

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Biography

Born in Lille in 1969

Studied in Fine Art School, Tourcoing, France
Lives and works in Lille, France

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2011
Les veilleurs/ The watchmen, Festival « Aux arts etc », Écouflant, France

2010
The right hand, Parc Maingoval, Douchy les Mines, France 
How did i cast my face in the basement earth, Gallery Der Kanal, Neukoln, Berlin, Germany
Earth baptisms, Penitentiary, Sequedin, France
2009
Golem, Festival « Aux arts etc », Écouflant, France
2007
La bête humaine/ The human beast, Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, France

The borderers, Quiévrechain, France

The residents, English Channel, Berck sur mer, France

100 faces for 100 years, Penitentiary, Loos, France
2006 

A day a train, Maison Folie, Moulins, Lille, France

Earth baptisms , Parcours d’artistes, Maison du Peuple, Saint-Gilles, Brussels, Belgium
2005

Prints, Robespierre Gallery, Grande-Synthe, France
2004

Those who came from earth  2, Houet Museum & French Cultural centre, Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso

By himself , Fine Art School Gallery, Calais, France
2002

Belong, Gallery Arc-en-ciel, Liévin & La Malterie, Lille, France 
2001
Exvagus , Gallery Chatillez, Tourcoing, France

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection)
2012
Dedans la terre, Mine d’art en sentier, Vieux Condé, France
2011
Nymphaeaceae, Festival Pépète Lumière, Dompierre les Ormes, France
Exvagus, Maisons Folles, Ronchin, France

2010
Drawing on water #2, Entre Lacs, Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
Cité perdue/ Lost city
, Collectif LEM Utopia, Palais Rameau, Lille, France    

2009
Drawing on water #1, Workshop Ici & Là-bas, La Roche qui boit, France
French kiss, Symposium Sites en ligne, Silly, Belgium
2008

13 isolations, Cell A1D0, Oostereiland Penitentiary & Hotel Mariakapel Gallery, Hoorn, The Netherlands

The exchange, Expo Cool Art Café,  Festival Couleur Café, Brussels, Belgium

Within limbo, I is another, Lost action hero, Harmony Art Foundation Residency, Mumbai, India

2007

Cavern, Symposium Sites en ligne, Silly, Belgium

Materia Prima, Cool Art Café, Festival Couleur Café, Brussels, Belgium

2006

The narcisses, La fête de mai, Mozet, Belgium

The offering, Faunique, Maison Folie of Moulins, Lille, France

2005

The gift, Sites en ligne, Silly, Belgium

Catch, Cool Art Café, Festival Couleur Café, Brussels, Belgium

2004

Infans, Tambacounda Genève Dakar 4 International workshop, Senegal

The passengers, Art/Terre, Comines-Warneton, Belgium

2003

Those who came from earth, Geumgang Art in Nature Exhibition, Yatoo, Gongju, South Korea

RESIDENCIES

2012

Artists In Residency, Dune Eco Beach Hotel, Pondicherry, India
2008

« Harmony Art Foundation », International sculpture residency, Mumbai, India

2007 

« L’art dans les quartiers, les quartiers vers l’art », Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, France
« Eclats d’art », Quiévrechain, France
2005

Gallery Robespierre, Grande-Synthe, France

2002
Workshop with Richard Wentworth, Ecole des Beaux Arts, Calais, France
1999

« Des artistes chez des habitants », Associations À Voir & ARIAP, Lille, France

PUBLICATIONS

2008 Mayak, Traditions Modernités I, Belgium
Catalogue Harmony Art Foundation Residency, India

Catalogue Harmony Art contemporary works, India 2008

2007 Catalogue Geumgang Nature Art Pre-biennale 2007, South Korea

2004 BIL BO K Métamorphoses, Lille Capitale européenne de la culture, France

2003 Catalogue Geumgang International Nature Art, Exhibition 2003, South Korea

Chemin d’art, Saint Flour, France
2002 La fête de mai, Mozet, Belgium

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