Gil Pellaton

El vuelo de la sonrisa, mobile sculpture (2018)


Flying kindness, mobile sculpture (2017)


Gil Pellaton /
1982, Bienne

2015 – 2017 Master of Arts in Fine Arts, FHNW Basel
2002 – 2005 Diplôme de graphiste école d’Arts Visuels, Bienne
2001 – 2002 Vorkurs école d’Arts Visuels, Bienne
1998 – 2001 Maturité gymnase du lac, section Arts Visuels, Bienne

2017 Panorama Boa Vista residency, Porto, Portugal
2014 Residency CVC, Buenos Aires, Argentine
2011 Anderfuhren Award, Bienne
2010 Kiefer Hablitzel Award, Basel
2009 Anderfuhren recognition Award, Bienne

Solo and Duo Exhibitions
2018 Solo show, Innen space, Zurich
2017 Chévere! La migración de las sonrisas!, with Camilo Ruiz, crispr, Bogota
2017 O cozinheiro diz que não, Espace libre, Bienne
2017 The Journeywoman, with Cassidy Toner, Panorama Boa vista, Porto
2017 Into Coriander at Sic! Raum für Kunst, Lucerne
2016 Magic Tiger, Body and Soul, Geneva
2016 India Ninja at Standard-Deluxe, Lausanne
2014 Young piece of bread at Lokal Int, Bienne
2012 Tout tout tout le monde, with Marcel Freymond, Galerie Selz, Perrefitte
2011 Prix Anderfuhren, Centre Pasquart, Bienne
2010 Gil Pellaton, Lokal Int, Bienne
2010 Unglaubliche Geschwindigkeit, Grand Palais, Berne
2009 En anglais c’est la même chose, The Journal Gallery, New York

Group Exhibitions
2018 Swiss Art Awards 2018, Basel
2017 Wir heissen euch hoffen We invite you to hope, Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel
2016 X, with Nicola Genovese and Sisters From Another Mister, Sonnenstube, Lugano
2016 Young lovers in a botanical garden, with Raphael Loosli, Wanda Nay and Nadja Solari, Schwarzwaldallee, Basel
2016 C’est fini l’ironie!, Masterklasse 15, Carrosserie, Basel
2016 Throwing Balls in the Air, Academiae 2016, Fortessa, IT
2016 How to waste time with Juice & Rispetta, Manifesta 11 Parrallel Events, Zurich
2016 Nouvelles Vagues, Villa Bernasconi, Geneva
2015 Xmas & Soul, Body and Soul, Geneva
2015 Cantonale Bern Jura, Centre Pasquart, Bienne
2015 Cantonale Bern Jura, Kunsthaus Langenthal
2015 collaboration with Adrien Chevalley for his show, Forma, Lausanne
2015 you talk like a plant today!, with Barbara Signer
and Sabina Gnädinger, Alabama sir!, Leipzig
2015 Die Basis, Kunsthaus Langenthal
2014 Que haces?, with Johanna Di Dio, Nicolas Savary and Gian Paolo Minelli,
Espacio Kamm, Buenos Aires
2014 Hausstellung, Maison Lazaroff, Basel
2014 Cantonale Bern Jura, Centre Pasquart, Bienne
2014 Aeschlimann Corti Stipendium, Kunsthaus Langenthal
2013 Splendid Splash, collectif RATS, Centre d’Art Estival, Vevey
2013 The ocean before me, Bâtiment d’Art Contemporain, espace le commun, Geneva
2013 Space Record, Grosse Halle, Berne
2013 Aeschlimann Corti Stipendium, Kunstmuseum Berne
2012 Cantonale Bern Jura, Kunstmuseum Thun
2011 Cantonale Bern Jura, Centre Pasquart, Bienne
2011 Kiefer Hablitzel, Messezentrum, Basel
2010 The city of Biel proudly presents, Centre Pasquart, Bienne
2010 Kiefer Hablitzel, Messezentrum, Basel

2017 Outside of the brain, Innenzine, Budapest/Geneva
2016 Throwing Balls in the Air, publishing by Mousse magazine, Milano
2016 Tout les doigts, Turbomag, Bienne
2015 Triple Man, Innenzine, Budapest/Geneva
2014 It means yes, Innenzine, Budapest/Geneva
2013 Zug Magazine, Innenzine, Budapest/Geneva
2011 On vient quand même, Nieves, Zurich
2010 Swiss Art Awards, catalogue
2008 The Journal, New York