Melodie Mousset

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
MFA, California Institute of Art, Valencia, CA, USA
Royal College of Arts, London, UK
Diplome Superieur dArts Visuel, ECAL, Lausanne, Switzerland
Diplome National dArts Plastique, EBAR, Rennes, France

Solo Exhibitions

Lulu, Mexico City, Mexico
Suzanne Geiss Company, New York, NY
Joyce Gallery, Beijing, China
Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA
Melodie Mousset, Lime Gallery, CalArts, Valencia, CA
Impulsive Control, Claudia Groeflin Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
Together Again, Main Gallery CalArts, Valencia, CA
Party-Animal, Galerie Marion Meyer, Paris, France
Dans lombre du herisson, la trajectoire de lacier repond a la courbe des arbres, Darse, Geneva, Switzerland

Group Exhibitions

"S.O.S. Dada The World Is A Mess," Collateral Event of the 56th International Art Exhibition la Biennale di Venezia, Palazzo Trevisan degli Ulivi, Venice, Italy
Inhabitations: Phantasms of the Body in Contemporary Art, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, Switzerland
"Inherent Vice", Peckham Artists' Moving Image Festival, London, UK
lentrenreneur, Crystal palace, Bordeaux, France
the state of making things, La RADA, Locarno, Switzerland
The Ride, Curtat-Tunnel, Lausanne, Switzerland
Brigadoon, La tolerie, Clairemont-Ferrand, France
(Re-) Cycles of Paradise, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
Les Urbaines, Arlaud Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland
Ampera Electric Dreams: Vauxhall Technol, curated by Ken Farmer, Filling Station, London, UK
Trouble Rainbow 3, Boltelang, Zurich, Switzerland
Das El Ohne Schale, Oslo10, Basel, Switzerland
Hello? I Forgot My Mantra, Clifton Benevento, New York, NY
The Big Toe, Wallspace, New York, NY
Trouble Rainbow 2, Favorite Goods, Los Angeles, CA
Multi Plakati, Curtat Tunnel, Lausanne, Switzerland
The ride, Zoo Galerie, Nantes, France
Plate Mappe, Curtat-Tunnel, Lausanne, Switzerland
Drive-in, curated by Elise Hammer, Bold Tendencies Sculpture Park, London, UK
Commercial Break, The Nuit Blanche, New York, NY
Once Emerging, Now Emerging: Now and Then, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca
CalArts, Plays Itself, PACT, Essen, Germany
Trouble Rainbow, Galleria Marie-Laure Fleisch, Rome, Italy
Intimacies, Farley Building, Los Angeles, CA
George Herms: Xenophilia (Love of the Unknown), Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Paul Clay, Salon 94, New York, NY
Greater LA, curated by Benjamin Goodsill, Joel Messler and Eleanor Cayre, New York, NY
Thats how we know the tongue is blind, Curtat-Tunnel, Lausanne, Switzerland
Commercial Break, Venice, Italy
Involuntary, curated by Neville Wakefield, New York, NY
Mashup, LA15 Contemporary Art Space, San Juan, Puerto Rico
The Wight Biennial, New Wight Gallery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
Minipic, tas cotte ton biclou?, curated by Pauline Beaudemont and Elise Lammer, New York, NY
Volume, AT 1, Los Angeles, CA
Snapshot, curated by Bennett Simpson, LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
Nous ne vieillirons pas ensemble, Galerie Marion Meyer, Paris, France
I am by birth a genevese, Vegas Gallery, London, UK
Post Tenebras Luxe, Musee Rath, Geneva, Switzerland
You cut but you cant, Galerie zwanzigquadratmeter, Berlin, Germany
Once in a Lifetime, curated by Dean Kissick, New Model Army, London, UK
Basement Project, Fred, London, UK
Work in Progress, RCA, London, UK
Le Spectrarium, crurated by Tatiana Rihs, Samuel Dubosson, Melodie Mousset, Fondation Suisse du Corbusier, Paris, France
Josef Hannibal, isnt he?, Zoo art fair, London, UK
HOME-mentioned, but did not Stop, Box Productions, Renens, Switzerland
Thats All Folds, Popper, Geneve, Switzerland
Drole de dame, Galerie J, Paris, France
Joseph Hannibal now!, Galerie Blancpain, Geneva, Switzerland
WAWA, La Placette, Lausanne, Switzerland
Black Diaspora, Out of this World, Territet, Switzerland
Abstraction Extension, Fondation Salomon, Chateau dArenthon, Alex, France
Transform en France, La Gnrale, Paris, France
Duplex, Suspens, Geneva, Switzerland
Prototipi-Manzoni, Salon du Mueble, Milan, Italy
Atman Atmen, Out of this World, Territet, Swizterland
West, La Gnrale, Paris, France
Accrochange, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, France
Der Tanz der Doppeppelganger, Shark, Geneve, Switzerland
Bounoule & Tutube, Call me Im an artist, Naphtaline, Lausanne, Switzerland
Sweet & extra-dry, curated by Delphine Coindet, Curcuit, Lausanne, Switzerland
Outre tombe, curated by Pascal Rousseau, 1m3, Lausanne, Switzerland
Lascaux Fiasco, Viva dolor, Lyon, France
Generation Melodie, curated by Raphael Julliard, Galerie, J, Geneva, Switzerland
Lart est il soluble dans le rire, Le chorus, Lausanne, Switzerland
Minigolf, Circuit, Lausanne, Switzerland
Cinquieme partie, Les abris anti-atomiques de lArsenic, Lausanne, Switzerland
Cabinet budget, LAtelier, Geneva, Switzerland
La cuisse physique, Espace Bellevaux, Lausanne, Switzerland
SVP, Theatre Tumulte, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Rouge&Cool, Espace rue de Bourg, Lausanne, Switzerland
La Grande Chose, Galerie Basta, Lausanne, Switzerland
Une energie sympatique qui booste le tout, curated by Riond, Kabak, Lausanne, Switzerland
Accrochage, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland
Armleder & Co, ELAC, Lausanne, Switzerland
Good Stuff, ECAL, Lausanne, Switzerland
Premire vue, Passage de Retz, Paris, France
Leau a la bouche, lOrangerie, Rennes, France
LEndroit, VItrine, Rennes, France
Yoda/sellenties(interference of Di Matto), Theatre Nationale de Bretagne, Rennes, France
Wax (interference of Campy Vampy, Tacky), La Crie, Centre dart contemporain, Rennes, France

Selected Press

Steffen, Patrick, Brand New: Melodie Mousset, Flash Art, No. 288, January-February
Pilet, Guillaume, Trouble Rainbow, Novembre Magazine, January
Armstrong, Liz, Sleeping with Strangers, Passages Pro Helvetia, Volume 58, Issue 1
Three Friends Walk Into A Gallery, Revising Loneliness, November 6
Guillaume Pilet, Trouble Rainbow, Novembre Magazine, January
Tuck, Geoff, In the moment of Melodie Mousset, Notes On Looking, September 27
Jones, Anna, Melodie Mousset, Precursor. The Creativity Watchlist, published by Gestalten
Bodin, Claudia, L.A. Cool, art Das Kunstmagazin, October
Klanten, Mollard, Precursor: The Creative Watchlist, Gestlaten
Smith, Roberta, Bit of Hollywood, Minus the Tinsel, The New York Times, May
Forsythe, Sara, Melodie Mousset Impulsive Controle, jour, Winter
Kantarovsky, Alexander, Melodie Mousset, Another New Romance, The New Wight Biennial, September
Daniel Morgenthaler, Tages Anzeiger, September 2
Debailleux, Henri-Francois, ArtParis, un certain savoir foire, Liberation, March
Challe, Daniel, Melodie Mousset, Breloque, May
Bacchetta, Joelle, With or without you, Code Magazine, Spring
De Wavrin, Isabelle, ART PARIS: Notre Slection, Beaux Arts, March
Debailleux, Henri-Francois, ART PARIS: un certain savoir faire, La Liberation, March
Mentrey, A Geometrie humaine/Human Geometry, Baboo Time, September
Nolan, Billy, Pasta Princess, Frame, January


La Generale, Paris, France
Galerie zwanzigquadratmeter, Berlin, Germany