BLANDINE BARDEAU CV
2015: The Other Art Fair, London, Victoria House. Selection Committee included Gavin Turk, the Courtauld’s Dr Stephanie Buck and Mary Rozell, Director of Art Business at Sotheby’s Institute New York.
2015: Caiger Contemporary Spring Showcase, Studio 657 Fulham, London, Group Show.
2015: "Painting the Future", DegreeArt.com Contemporary Collective exhibition, Vyner Street, London.
2015: The Affordable Art Fair, London, Battersea. As Part of Caiger Contemporary
2015: Windsor Contemporary Art Fair, as part of Caiger Contemporary, London.
2014: The Other Art Fair, Old Truman Brewery, Selection panel included Polly Morgan, Sophie O'Brien, Anita Zabludowicz and Omar Kholeif.
2014: "Precious" Deptford X, ArtHub Gallery, London.
2014: “Autumn Showcase”, The Gallery On The Corner, Battersea, as part of Caiger Contemporary Art Gallery
2014: Group Show at the Curious Duke Gallery, 173 Whitecross Street as part of The Secret Art Prize.
2014: The Other Art Fair, Ambika P3
Selection Panel: Tracey Emin, Charming Baker, Zavier Ellis, Rob and Nicky Carter.
Tracey Emin also had a stand as part of the fair.
2013: Group Show, "Yo Hugo Diabetico", Taidelaboratorio, Helskinki
2013: "Toastmasters Finland", Arkadia International Bookshop, Helsinki.
2013: Group Show at The Glue Factory, Glasgow.
2012: Group Show, Bermondsey Project Space, London.
2012: Masters Degree Show, The Lighthouse, Glasgow.
2012: Masters Degree Show, The Mackintosh Building, Glasgow.
2010: "Converse, You're Here", Garage de Turenne, Paris.
2010: "Fluorescent Monkeys", Beyond the Valley Gallery, London.
2010: "Metropolis Ridiculous", Selfridges Windows Display, Oxford Street, London
Masters of Letters in Fine Art Practice, Painting. Glasgow School of Art, Sept 2011/Sept 2012
Mixed-media Painting Course, Central Saint Martins. Summer 2010
First Class B.A Fashion Design Womenswear, Central Saint Martins, London. Sept 05/June 09
Art& Design Foundation (Distinction) Central Saint Martins. Sept 04/June 05
Director and Producer of a documentary film about American music duo CocoRosie. The film is currently in production. We have been able to follow the band closely during the Donau Festival and Antony’s Meltdown at the Southbank Centre, featuring artists such as Marina Abramovic and Antony & the Johnsons
Teaching assistant at Harris Academy Bermondsey Girls’ School, London 2013. I also individually taught two creative drawing workshops
Creator and teacher of the Drawing Studio Workshop at the GSA. I invited students to draw Folkert de Jong’s Sculptures at the GSA museum gallery during the Glasgow International Festival 2012: the workshop was an exploration of blind drawings, deconstructing the idea of producing a “good result” giving space to pure enjoyment of drawing and colour
Assistant during the critiques of 2nd year Fine Art undergraduate students at the Glasgow School of Art, 2012
Artist’s Assistant for Andrew Kerr, solo exhibition “So Ensconced” (Nov 11/ Jan 12) at Inverleith House, Edinburgh
Commissioned by renowned French fashion label Mugler to design and make jewellery pieces for their Spring 2012 Menswear Catwalk Show Collection. The pieces were shown at the Paris Menswear Fashion Week in June 2011
Commissioned by Selfridges to design and make jewellery pieces for their "Metropolis Ridiculous" themed windows on Oxford Street in London. The pieces were displayed from March to May 2010
Louis Vuitton, Assistant of a Senior Designer in Leather Goods Accessories, Paris. Responsibilities included design; research into colours and trends; liaison between design and prototyping; working with suppliers; and project management. Worked on collections such as Sofia Coppola and Louis Vuitton and Stephen Sprouse. December 2007/June 2008
Saatchi Online Painting Showdown Competition, Long-listed, January 2015.
Longlisted for the Signature Art Prize, DegreeArt.com, Vyner Street, London.
Runner-up for The Secret Art Prize, Curious Duke Gallery, June 2014.
Selected to be part of the Marketing Campaign on the London Underground for The Other Art Fair in Ambika P3, April 2014
Prizes, Press and Competitions
Colin Barnes Drawing Prize, Central Saint Martins. A prize awarded in recognition of excellence in drawing. 2009
Selected for the Central Saint Martins Press Show 2009
Sponsored by Bodin-Joyeux (leather manufacturer) for my final collection. 2009
Winner of the Louis Vuitton Bag Design Competition 2007, Central Saint Martins