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Laurence Gateau

(Updated on May 15, 2014)

Director since 2005 of the FRAC Pays-de-la-Loire (regional contemporary art museum and collections), she directed various art centres in France, most notably Villa Arson Nice from 2000 to 2004, and curated numerous exhibitions of senior international artists (Roman Signer, Gary Hill, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Cildo Meireles, Mona Hatoum, Alain Séchas, Paul McCarthy, Mark Lewis, Simon Starling, De Rijke/De Rooij, Fiona Tan, Saâdane Afif) with a special survey exhibition on Chinese artists in 2004. At the FRAC she has curated exhibitions with among others Thomas Huber, Fabrice Hyber, Monica Bonvicini, Gina Pane, Tatiana Trouvé, Martin Boyce, Jean-Michel Sanejouand, Marc Camille Chaimowicz.