Anne-Marie Schneider

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Born 1962 France. Works France.

 

Drawing is her medium of predilection and becomes a form of daily writing, a diary. Her works oscillate between dream and reality, reminiscences and fantasies, through a rich iconographic repertory of figures, animals and objects of which roles, statuses and codes are disrupted.

Anne-Marie Schneider’s works have been exhibited in Documenta X (Kassel), Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, la Monnaie de Paris, National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington), Centre Georges-Pompidou (Paris), The Morgan Library & Museum (New York), The Drawing Center (New York), National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts (Taiwan), Tracy Williams Ltd (New York), Taipei Fine Arts Museum (Tapei), Fundació Juan Mirò (Barcelona), Museum Tongerlohuys (Rotterdam), LAM - Lille Métropole Musée d’art moderne, d’art contemporain et d’art brut (Villeneuve-d’Ascq), Fondation Fernet-Branca (Saint-Louis), Maison Rouge (Paris), Museum Het Domein (Sittard), Museum on the Seam (Jerusalem), Oi Futuro (Rio de Janeiro).
In 2017, Anne-Marie Schneider had two major retrospectives at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia (Madrid) and the Museum of Contemporary Arts - Grand-Hornu (Boussu).

Her work is part of prestigious collections as Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia (Madrid), Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Centre Georges-Pompidou (Paris), the Museum of Contemporary Arts - Grand-Hornu (Boussu), Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven), Guerlain Collection (Paris), Antoine de Galbert - Maison Rouge Foundation (Paris), The Morgan Library & Museum (New York), among others.

Schneider first gained international repute primarily for her endearing, pared-down drawings that have the immediacy of strip cartoons. Schneider?s work is at once tragic and absurd, lending it a profound psychological impact. Her intimate, articulate drawings read like diary entries. In Schneider?s work, the personal and the political go hand in hand. The drawings comment on everyday experiences, literature, political events and media images. Her rapid sketches testify to a fascination with commonplace situations. With a gentle mockery, she challenges conventions and expectations, and by doing so creates space for the imagination and for the a-typical individual. A selection of her drawings was presented in Documenta X in Kassel (1993), followed by solo presentations in 2003 and 2008 at the Musée d?Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris.

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Schneider first gained international repute primarily for her endearing, pared-down drawings that have the immediacy of strip cartoons. Schneider?s work is at once tragic and absurd, lending it a profound psychological impact. Her intimate, articulate drawings read like diary entries. In Schneider?s work, the personal and the political go hand in hand. The drawings comment on everyday experiences, literature, political events and media images. Her rapid sketches testify to a fascination with commonplace situations. With a gentle mockery, she challenges conventions and expectations, and by doing so creates space for the imagination and for the a-typical individual. A selection of her drawings was presented in Documenta X in Kassel (1993), followed by solo presentations in 2003 and 2008 at the Musée d?Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris.

More Information: http://artdaily.com/news/33562/Exhibition-of-Work-by-Artist-Anne-Marie-Schneider-at-Museum-Het-Domein#.U0p4kMeYgb2[/url]
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Wall Street International

Anne-Marie Schneider

June 2018

The Art Newspaper Daily

Anne-Marie Schneider

May 2018

Art Press

Anne-Marie Schneider

January 2018

La Libre Belgique

Anne-Marie Schneider

October 2017

La Libre Belgique

Les intimités réservées d'Anne-Marie Schneider

February 2015

ARTFORUM

Anne-Marie Schneider

April 2014

Blouin Art Info

A Q&A with French Artist Anne-Marie Schneider

August 2010

The new York Times

Anne-Marie Schneider, To Be an Other

February 2006

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Anne-Marie Schneider

Anne-Marie Schneider

November 2016
Publisher: L?Arachnéen
ISBN 978-84-8026-540-9
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