Cyrille de Vignemont was listed as one of five artists to watch by the MoMA PS1. Since being selected early on in his career by French Art Is Not Dead to represent the French avant-garde within different European museums and art centers, his photographs have been featured in numerous exhibitions and biennals around the world, from Art Basel to MOCA Shanghai…
As a director of unique music videos and commercials for prestigious brands (Chanel, Isabel Marant, Converse... but also Amnesty International), he was ranked first at the Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors’ Showcase and over the past few years his work received critical acclaim and won high profile awards. His films have been screened at the British Film Institute in London, at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris and in 2014 at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles.
"...his images are subtly unsettling and exude an eerie sense of stillness.
Though immediately arresting, the real meaning of his pictures unfolds in time. »
txt: Charlotte Heino