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François Roux is a videographer based in Lyon (France).
Working across a wide array of aesthetic and intellectual investigations, Roux follows a photographer and
field recordist approach to compose short and synthetic videos that he often shows through screenings and installations.

francoisroux[at]protonmail.com
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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Rehearsal/Reversal – R-Space, Vancouver (Canada)
2016
The Western Bug – YYZ Artists Outlet, Toronto (Canada)
2012
Moonstruck – CSA Space, Vancouver (Canada)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS – FESTIVALS
           
2018
Video Art Miden, Archeological Museum, Kalamata (Greece)
Winnipeg Underground Film Festival #06, Winnipeg (Canada)
Cineautopsia #04, Bogotá (Colombia)
Madatac #09, Conde Duque, Madrid (Spain)
2017
Visionaria International Film Festival #24, Siena (Italy)
Instants Vidéo #30, Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille (France)
Entre-deux, Galerie Deux, Marseille (France)
300 Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Stuttgart (Germany)
2016
Salon de Montrouge #61, Paris (France)
Images Festival #29, Toronto (Canada)
Jeune Création #66, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris (France)
I do care but I don’t understand, 4D-Projektort, BBK, Leipzig (Germany)
2015
Blow Up Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival, Chicago (USA)
Festival Oodaaq, Rennes, St-Malo, Nantes (France)
Traverse Video, Toulouse (France)
2014
Athens Video Art Festival #10, Athens (Greece)
Lumen Festival, Staten Island, New-York (USA)
Festival philosophique du film Eidôlon, Louvre, Lievin-Lens (France)
2013
Travaux en cours / En cours de travaux, Musée d’Art Moderne de Saint Etienne (France)
Outsiders, un geste à part, Centre d’Art Bastille, Grenoble (France)
Refractio, Institut Français, Prague (Czech Republic)
Des coquilles et des mondes, Galerie de l’ERG, Brussels (Belgique)
2012
Exposition de Noël – Le Magasin (CNAC), Grenoble (France)
2011
Open Space – 11ème Biennale de Lyon (France)

 

EDUCATION

2013
DNSEP/Master in fine arts – Ecole Supérieure d’Art de Design de Grenoble
2011
DNAP/Bachelor in fine arts – Ecole Supérieure d’Art et de Design de Grenoble

 

PRIZES & RESIDENCIES

2018
The Buddha International Film Festival - Best smartphone short Award, Pune (India)
Prix Levallois for Young International Photography - finalist, Paris (France)
2017
Artists in Aso, Kumamoto Prefecture (Japan)
Ateliers du Grand Large, ADERA, Lyon (France)
2014
Est-Nord-Est, Saint-Jean-Port-Joli (Canada)

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS PRESS/WEB

2017
ŒGG – entretien avec Anna Hess – le 149
2016
Catalog text by Guillaume Désanges - Salon de Montrouge #61
The Western Bug : le vertige du voir – entretien avec Vittoria Ramondelli – Le Chassis
Issue #82, Mouvement magazine
2015
Delayed Boomerang review – by Rick Weaver – Tiny Mix Tapes
2014
Portrait Room #11 – by Michela Alessandrini – Droste Effect Magazine

 

TALKS

2018
MAMC Residency selection, Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain, Saint-Étienne (France)
VI Simposio, Conde Duque, Madrid (Spain)
2017
Lecture, Sojo Fine Arts University, Kumamoto (Japan)
2015
The-voyerist.com launch, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris (France)
2013
Lecture, Borj Kallel, Sfax (Tunisia)