Laurent Fiévet was born in 1969 in Boulogne-Billancourt (France). He lives and works in Paris. He got a PhD in Film studies at Sorbonne nouvelle in 2001.
Visual artist since 2003, Laurent Fiévet creates found-footage video intallations. Using films excerpts and reproductions of well-known paintings, he reworks them through video editing and reorganizes them in exhibition space.
Organized into thematic series, his works question our mechanisms of perception and critically examine our contemporary societies through different type of perspectives. Ambivalent and subject to varying interpretations, they point out the dysfunctions of our individual and collective memory.
Laurent Fiévet’s work has been shown in many solo and group exhibitions. The artist collaborates regularly to the creation of theatrical plays and video concerts. Since 2010, Laurent Fiévet is also Director of Lab’Bel, the Bel Group art Laboratory ; he curated many art shows in this context.
Last update: May 15th, 2017