Sylvie Boulanger

Director, CNEAI (France)

Sylvie Boulanger is curator, publisher and researcher. She directs the CNEAI (National Art Image Center in Paris-Pantin as well as the Floating Home Residence and Fmra Collection programs. She co-founded the M.A.D (MULTIPLE ART DAYS trade show. Curator of more than 150 exhibitions including thirty in Europe, the United States and South America, and publisher of a hundred publications, she has accompanied many confirmed artists (including Hans-Peter Feldmann, Francois Morellet, Jef Geys , Alighiero Boetti, Matt Mullican, Yona Friedman, Claude Rutault ...) as artists of new scenes (including Yann Sérandour, Wade Guyton, Tatiana Trouvé, Seth Price, Pierre Leguillon, Jagna Ciuchta ...), she is a member of the research groups and scientific committees such as Laboratoire Ed. Curatorial Practices, Labex ICCA-Cultural Industries and Artistic Creation Paris10, RARE Laboratory, Art By Translation and Revue Multitudes. Her training is at the crossroads of Political Science (I.E.P Paris), Modern Letters (University Paris 4) and Philosophy-Esthetics (Master Research University Paris I).

Cneai - National Art Image Edition Center in Pantin, France

Recently opened in Pantin, the Cneai wants to use the contemporary art center as an incubator for artists to create an alternative economic value for the city. Acting as a social actor, the Cneai also provides the inhabitants of Pantin with an art gallery of contemporary art. Strong idea: contemporary art as economic and social value.