Isaline Vuille

Born July 25, 1981
Lives and works between Geneva and Lausanne (CH)


'slightly slipping on a banana skin'
Programming of the Médiathèque du FMAC - video collection of the City of Geneva, with Bénédicte le Pimpec.

‘colony collapse disorder’, Sonnenstube, Lugano (CH)
Curated with Laura Guidici ; group show with Mirko Baselgia, Vanessa Billy, Samoa Rémy

‘métis, the skill in my hand, Livia Johann & Mohéna Kühni’, Standard Deluxe, Lausanne (CH)

‘darker and darker grows the landscape (la possibilité d’une île)’, Espace Le Commun, BAC-Bâtiment d’art contemporain, Geneva (CH)
Curated with Bénédicte le Pimpec ; group show with Maxime Bondu, Marcel Broodthaers, Gerard Byrne, Jasmina Cibic, collectif_fact, Aurélien Froment, Uriel Orlow, Paloma Polo, Riika Taurianien ; publication.

‘From sand grains to rock, and back’, 4 solo shows program, with Maxime Bondu, Nina Haab, Ayshe Kizilçay, Damián Navarro, Kunstunion, Zürich (CH)

May – June 2014
Solo show by Dunja Herzog, Piano Nobile, Geneva (CH)

guest curator, Piano Nobile, Geneva

September - November 2013
'Lódz / Cidade Crua', duo exhibition with Annette Amberg and Mauro Cerqueira

April – May 2013
‘le pas funambule’ [funambulist walk], Les Halles de La Fonderie , Carouge, extra muros exhibition by Piano Nobile.
Co-curator with Marie-Eve Knoerle et Charlotte Seidel.

February – April 2013
'vider la terre pour remplir le ciel' [empty the earth to fill the sky], solo exhibition by Vanessa Billy, Piano Nobile, Geneva
Co-curator with Marie-Eve Knoerle

November 2012 – January 2013
‘balises’ [beacons], Piano Nobile, Geneva
Group exhibition with Jill Baroff, Daniel Gustav Cramer, Bill Drummond, Hamish Fulton, Eric Hattan, Dunja Herzog, Rune Peitersen, Alexander Schellow, Charlotte Seidel, Alexia Turlin .

September 2011 – April 2013
*cellar window, project space in the gallery ribordy contemporary, Geneva
Miguel Meneses, 'Exercises in apnoea', March - April 2013
Charlotte Seidel, 'I am so sorry to miss you', September-October 2012
Gaël Grivet, June-July 2012
Olof Inger, May-June 2012
Dunja Herzog, 'Down the Road', November-December 2011
Sabine Tholen, 'Spray Paintings', September-October 2011

April – May 2012
‘La Jalousie’, solo exhibition by Charlotte Seidel, Milkshake Agency, Geneva

June 2011 – March 2012
Plattform12, jury member, in collaboration with Kunstwollen, Basel
Visits of the art schools in Switzerland, artists selection for an exhibition in March 2012 in Zurich
Texts redaction, artists interviews

March 2011
‘il n’y a que les montagnes qui ne se rencontrent pas’ [only mountains don’t meet], espace Agent Double, Geneva. Curating with collectif du dimanche.
Group exhibition with Patrick Bernatchez, Vanessa Billy, Katinka Bock, Dunja Herzog, Vincent Mauger, Jakrawal Nilthamrong, Michael Snow.

April 2010
‘qui sort de la jungle trouve les crocodiles’ [who gets out the jungle finds crocodiles], exhibition organised in a private flat, Paris. Curating with collectif du dimanche
Group exhibition with Gregory Buchert, Damien Guggenheim, Tami Ichino, Thomas Maisonnasse, Claudia Olendrowicz, Eric Winarto

creation and activities of curators’ collectif du dimanche


‘Witty animist, les images volées d’Olivier Richon’, Kunstbulletin (à paraître)
‘Laurent Kropf & Damián Navarro – Smart easy cooking’, Kunstbulletin

‘Scintillements vidéo, quarante ans après’ (sur le collectif Impact), Kunstbulletin
‘Ulla von Brandenburg – et la main qui s’est perdue vers toi’, Kunstbulletin
‘Kazuko Miyamoto la jongleuse’, Le Courrier, novembre 15
‘Territoires imaginaires, Benoît Billotte and co’, Le Courrier, novembre 15
‘Darren Roshier, vies possibles’, Le Courrier, août 15
‘Les contes cruels d’Eun Yeoung Lee’, Le Courrier, juillet 15
‘Jean-Luc Manz, grammairien zen’, Le Courrier, mai 15
‘La deuxième fois c’est mieux ?’ (sur Jonathan Monk), Le Courrier, avril 15
‘Florence Jung, artiste sous couverture’, Le Courrier, mars 15

‘A piece that tells a very indefinite story – Ceel Mogami de Haas’, Kunstbulletin
‘Anne le Troter – rollercoaster screams ou ça s’en va et ça revient’, Kunstbulletin
‘Tout ce qui arrive : Jonathan Binet’, Kunstbulletin

'Katinka Bock : meet me at the statue in an hour', Kunstbulletin
'Thinking through things : Vanessa Billy', in TAKE, publication at the occasion of the exhibition 'Empty the earth to fill the sky', Piano Nobile, Geneva
'Phill Niblock : accords continus', Kunstbulletin

‘Eblouissements : Joao Gusmao + Pedro Paiva’, Kunstbulletin
‘Situations suspendues : Kathrin Affentranger’, Nationale Suisse Preis, Liste Basel
‘Appels d’air’, invited by Gaël Grivet, intervention in the newspaper of his show

since 2005
texts for artists, press releases, articles...

work experience

Collaborator, contemporary art collection and public art projects, Meyrin City (CH)

Scientific collaborator, Hochschule Luzern, Design & Kunst, Lucerne (CH)
FNS research project ‘Off OffOff Of ?’ on culture politic and self-organisation in art since the 80's ; in charge of the Romandie scene.

09/2012 – 09/2015
Assistant of the master TRANS – education, HEAD – Haute Ecole d’Art et de Design, Geneva (CH)

03/2011 – 10/2013
Gallery assistant, ribordy contemporary, Geneva (CH)

10/2010 – 04/2012
Assistant to the director, and communication projects, Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève (CH)

10/2010 – 03/2011
Projects coordination, Fri Art, Fribourg (CH)

12/2009 – 09/2010
Press and communication, galerie Almine Rech, Paris (F)

05/2009 – 10/2009
In charge of exhibitions and development, CRAC Alsace, Altkirch (F)

03/2009 – 05/2009
Assistant for the Villa Médicis competition, Ministère de la Culture, Paris (F)

02/2008 – 08/2008
Assistant to the director, Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris (F)


08/2008 – 09/2008
ACC Galerie Weimar (D)

04/2007 – 11/2007
Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris (F)

11/2005 – 07/2006
Musée du Louvre, Paris (F)

02/2005 – 09/2005
Musée de la Croix-Rouge, Geneva (CH)

08/2004 – 02/2005
Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève (CH)

2003 – 2005
Musée Romain de Vidausanne, cultural coordinator


2006 – 2007
University Paris 1 – Panthéon Sorbonne, Master Sciences and techniques of exhibition
Curating and organising a group exhibition, (Im)postures, in the Journiac gallery, Paris 15e (catalogue)
Organization of a conference on company art collections: “Art in my company. Why invest (oneself)?”

2000 – 2005
University of Lausanne, Art History, History, French Literature
Master of Arts, main discipline Art History, October 2005
Essay in Art History entitled “André Breton and folk’s art, a look upon the poet’s collection”

1997 – 2000
High School in Nyon (Switzerland). High school degree in Latin and Greek