Ivana Adaime Makac
Born in Las Flores (Buenos Aires), 1978.
Lives and works in Paris.

Education

2009-2010 MA Art Research, summa cum laude, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.
2004-2066 MA (DNSEP), cum laude, École supérieure d’art des Pyrénées, Tarbes, France.
1998-2002 BA in Art History, Universidad de Buenos Aires.

Residencies

2013
La générale en manufacture, Sèvres, France.
2012
Centre d’art contemporain de Pontmain.
Domaine de la Garenne Lemot, Gétigné.
2011
Centre d’art contemporain du Luxembourg belge, Buzenol.
FEW Residency, Wattwiller, France. With the support of the Education Ministry (pedagogical workshop for Wattwiller’s primary school).
2008
La chambre Blanche, Québec.
2007
Maisons Daura, international art residencies, Saint Cirq Lapopie.

Solo exhibitions
2015
Larmes de Lycurgue, Les ateliers Vortex, Dijon.
2012
Reverdir, Centre d’art contemporain de Pontmain, Pontmain.
2011
Le banquet, beginning of the end, Centre d’art contemporain du Luxembourg belge, Montaban-Buzenol.
2008
Le banquet, La chambre blanche, Québec.
2004
Bestiaires, Dar Hassan Al Faqih Lil Founoun (ancient French consulate), Tripoli. With the support of the French Cultural Institute of Tripoli and the Argentinian Embassy of Tripoli.
2002
Prohibido fumigar, Alianza francesa central gallery, Buenos Aires.

Group exhibitions
2017
Enchanter le réel, Le Bel Ordinaire, Pau. Curated by Claire Lambert
2016
Naturalia et artificialia, ECCENTRIC Art & Research at Superstudio, Milan
2015
Pages Blanches, La Place, Barcelona, Spain. Curated by Alice et caetera
2013
Cabinet de curiosités, Naturalia Vol.2, Artothèque de Saint-Priest (Grand Lyon).
Curated by Raphaël Rivoire.
2012
Spécimens, Domaine départemental de Chamarande, France. Curated by Projet COAL.
Une mouche dans la tête, art contemporain et poétiques naturalistes, Domaine de la Garenne Lemot, Gétigné. Curated by Virginie Bourget.

2011
Paysage indivisible, a proposal by Hervé Vachez, Galerie Satellite, Paris.
FEW, contemporary art tour, Wattwiller.
Alimentaire mon cher. Curated by Alice Mulliez and Mathieu Le Breton (an invitation of Fabien Vallos) Galerie Sentiment Océanique, Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, Bordeaux.
2010
55ème Salon de Montrouge. Curated by Stéphane Corréard, Montrouge.
Festival Cinékub 100 % alimentaire, Gayan.
2007
Flux-2, Contemporary art tour in Lot Valley, France. Curated by Centre d’art Georges Pompidou, Cajarc.
Accès(s), Festival de cultures électroniques, Pau.
Mulhouse 007, Young artist fair graduated from european art schools, Mulhouse.
2006
À suivre, Le bbb centre d’art, Toulouse.
Vidéoformes, sélection for the Vidéothèque éphémère, Clermont-Ferrand.
2005
First Contemporary Art Encounter of Tripoli. Burwais architecture studio, (a proposal by L. Burwais and the French Cultural Institute of Tripoli).
2002
Cinco, Museo Histórico Fotográfico, Quilmes. Curated by Roberto Camarra.
2000
Bridgestone Young Artist Biennal, Centro Cultural J.L. Borges, Buenos Aires.
Rodeados, Microcine, Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires.

Prizes and Awards
2013
Nominated to Projet COAL Prize.
2007
Honourable Mention from the Jury at Mulhouse 007, Fair of young artists graduated in European art schools, Mulhouse.

Collaborations
2014
Pages Blanches project, with designer Alice et caetera
2012
Performance around Rééducation (installation) guest dancers: Stéphane Fratti and Maud Payen. Domaine départemental de la Garenne Lemot, Gétigné.
Vivarium, contemporary danse show by Bissextile company, Journée du patrimoine (French cultural heritage day), Domaine départemental de la Garenne Lemot, Gétigné.
2011
Bordeaux block party #4, Participation to Muriel Rodolosse’s performance at Frac Aquitaine, Bordeaux.

Bibliography

2015
PROUTEAU, Eva, “Larmes de Lycurgue”, Les ateliers Vortex, Dijon.
2012
PROUTEAU, Eva, “De la mue”, Centre d’art contemporain de Pontmain, Pontmain. ì
2011
JOLY, Patrice, “Les vacances de la soie” in WAKNINE, M. ed. Rééducation.
PI, Paysage indivisible, collective artist book, a proposal by Hervé Vachez.
Catalogue, Centre d’art contemporain du Luxembourg belge, Season 2011.
2010
VICENTE, Anne-Lou, “Observation(s)”. Catalogue of the 55ème Salon de Montrouge, Montrouge.
2008
LESSARD, Denis, “Grillons en residence”, La chambre Blanche, Québec.
2007
TOUSSAINT, Evelyne, “Les mondes éthologiques d’Ivana Adaime Makac”, Revue Semaine, Analogues, n°6.

Press and Radio (Selection)
2013
Radio interview. France Culture Radio, show La vignette by Aude Lavigne,17th January.
Review. Connaissance des arts magazine, “Green Power à Chamarande”, 19th December.
2010
Review. Bellet, Harry, “Jeunesse artistique à Montrouge”, Le Monde, 28 mai.
2008
Article and interview. Desjardins, Marie-Laure, Cimaise art magazine n° 291.
2006
Review. Sallaz, Frédéric, “Multiprise, courants artistiques”, Midi-Pyrénées n°4 magazine,
2002
TV Interview. Ene Milímetros, show on contemporary art photography, Canal A, Art chain, Argentine.

Teaching Experience
2013
Lecturer at the transdiciplinary symposium “Les limites du vivant, à la lisière de l'art, de la philosophie et des sciences de la nature”, organised by École des Beaux-arts de Versailles, Université Paris 8 and La Sapienza-Università di Roma.
2011
Pedagogical art project at Watwiller primary school, Alsace, France. Funded and supported by the Education Ministry and the FEW association.

The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication / 2016 / Edizione del 1868 di The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication  di Charles Darwin, verza, vernice, pigmenti / 22 x 16 x 23 cm / Foto: Antonio Maniscalco

The Variation of Animals an...


Untitled (Jardine transformiste) / 2017 / Sgabello, verza, vernice, pigmenti / 70 x 33 cm (diam) / Foto: Antonio Maniscalco

Untitled (Jardine transform...