Alexandra Fau curator, art critic and teacher
Alexandra Fau gratuated from the Ecole du Louvre and La Sorbonne Paris IV, she has been a free-lance curator, art critic and teacher (Drouot, ESAD Amiens, Parsons Paris…). Author of “L’Histoire de l’École nationale supérieure des Arts décoratifs de 68 à nos jours”, she focuses her research on art and architecture (“Architecture au corps” 2007, “invisible Architecture? #1” 2013, “invisible Architecture? #2”, 2014) or art and design (“The tyranny of the objects” 2013) through utopian ideas. Her previous exhibitions also incorporated narrative in art (“Micro-fiction” 2010, “Archaeology, a contemporary myth” 2012), that represents events taking place over time.She won for 2015 the Hors les Murs of the French Institut for her research on Virginia Dwan. http://ifmapp.institutfrancais.com/residences#f2_9429-Alexandra-Fau-Laureate-du-programme-Hors-les-Murs-2015
She is one of the laureates of the 2016 Cnap curatorial research grants regarding “Introduction and amplification of life in Cnap collection.