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APOLONIA SOKOL ( born 1988)

LIVES AND WORKS PARIS - BRUSSELS

ORIGINS: DENMARK - POLAND - FRANCE

 

 

EDUCATION:

-MFA 2015 ECOLE NATIONALE SUPERIEURE DES BEAUX-ARTS DE PARIS, ENSBA, PARIS

(professors: JEAN MICHEL ALBEROLA, FRANCOIS BOISROND, PHILLIPE COGNEE, DJAMEL TATAH, DIDIER SEMIN)

 

 

SOLO SHOWS:

- 2016: HEARTBREAK HOTEL, Dutko Gallery, Paris, France

- 2016: SABBATH, Andersen's Contemporary, Copenhagen, Danemark

-2016: WALKER EVANS/ APOLONIA SOKOL, ATTIC, Sebastien Ricou, Brussels, Belgium

-2016: PROCESS IS DESIRE, whitcherprojects, LOS ANGELES, USA - Curated by Isabelle Le Normand

 

GROUP SHOWS:

- 2017: PEINDRE DIT-ELLE #2 Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dole, FRANCE / curator: Julie Crenn, Anabelle Teneze and Amélie Lavin

- 2017: QUATRIÈME SEXE, Galerie Le Coeur, Paris / curator: Marie Maertens

- 2016: TOUTE PREMIÈRE FOIS, 22 Visconti, Paris, France - curated by Francesca Napolie & Armelle Leturcq

-2016 (SEPT) : MATIN MIDI SOIR, Honoré Visconti, Paris France

-2016: BERLIN EST, GAD Paris- Belleville, Paris France

-2016: RAVI, Liège, Belgium - Curated by XAVIER MARY

-2015: COLLECTION TYPE# 3, GAD Grand Local, Paris

-2015: YES TO ALL, Treize, Paris

-2015: SALON YIA ARTFAIR, Galerie Arnaud Deschin, Paris

-2015: LIFE AIN’T FAIR #2, Galerie Arnaud Deschin, Tourtour, France

-2015: LIFE AIN’T FAIR, Galerie Arnaud Deschin, Paris

-2015: SELECTIVE MEMORIES, Griffin Gallery, London

 

MISS-EDUCATION:

 

-2009- 2016: SUBJECT OF DANISH DOCUMENTARY : APOLONIA by film director LEA GLOB, Danish Documentary production_ PROJECT IN PROGRESS

 

-2016: residency at Andersen's Contemporary - Copenhagen/ DK

-2016: residency attic, with SEBASTIEN RICOU - BRUSSELS/ BE

-2026: meeting MICHEL FRANCOIS, private studio - BRUSSELS/ BELGIUM

-2016: casting in music video SUNDAY, THE COSMONAUTS by Dominic Santos - LOS ANGELES/ US

-2016: meeting ANDREW BERARDINI - LOS ANGELES/ US

-2016: residency at Whitcherprojects, with STEFAN SIMCHOWITZ -LOS ANGELES/ US

-2015: meeting HENRY TAYLOR, private studio -LOS ANGELES/ US

-2015: opening REDEYE STUDIO, LOUP SARION, ISABEL ALICIA BAPTISTA - NEW YORK/ US

-2015: Assisting DAN COLEN, Dan Colen Studio- NEW YORK/ US

-2015: meeting DAVID HORVITZ- NEW YORK/ US

-2015: meeting ISABELLE LE NORMAND changed my life, LOS ANGELES/ US

-2015: meeting GERARD CHENET- TOUBAB DIALAW/ SENEGAL

-2014: Assisting for private moderne and contemporary collection, Collector LAURENT FORMISSANO- PARIS/ FRANCE

-2014: undercover hosting controversial movement PUSSY RIOT- PARIS/ FRANCE

-2014: Residency Photomono, learning from poet LALE MULDUR- ISTANBUL/ TURKEY

-2013: shooting movie on Trans-Siberia train "Prose du Transyberien et de la petite Jeanne de France" poem by BLAISE CENDRARS, with actor PAUL HAMY & artist LISA SIGNORINI_ photographer JEROME CLEMENT ZILW. Project supported by MARC DACHY, APPOLINARIA et PIERRE BROCHET- PARIS/ MOSCOW- FRANCE/ RUSSIA

-2012-2014: Hosting Ukrainian feminist mouvement FEMEN, PARIS/ FRANCE

-2012: producing folkart festival : Les Evadés du Bocal II, Lavoir Moderne Parisien- PARIS/ FRANCE

-2012: art projects with LABORDE psychiatrical hospital, JEAN OURY- LABORDE/FRANCE

-2012: programming venue experimental film, music and art history with PATRICK DE HAAS, MARC DACHY, CECILE BARGUES, Oympic Café- PARIS/ FRANCE

-2011: working with ATELIER DU NON FAIRE anti-psychiatrical association, mental hospital MAISON BLANCHE, with CHRISTIAN SABAS- PARIS/ FRANCE

-2011: Producing folkart festival: Les Evades du Bocal, DIDIER SEMIN; ANDRE ROBILLARD, Lieut-dit- PARIS/ FRANCE

-2011: meeting MARC DACHY, arthistorian -PARIS/ FRANCE

-2010- 2015 : subject to the documentary about APOLONIA as a Painter; by LEA GLOB, Danish production,FRANCE-DENMARK

-2010: Residency "Storrady" , "Villa Lenza"-STETTIN/ POLAND

-2009: underground film making with LISA ASCHAN- DENMARK/ SWEDEN/ FRANCE

-2009: Art schooling VERA KUNST SKOLE, with danish painter CHRISTIAN SCHMIDT RASSMUSSEN- COPENHAGEN/ DENMARK

-2008: Assisting KHALID TAMER, festival "AWALN'ART" -MARRAKECH/ MARROCCO

-2007: studying at Vera kunstkole, Copenhagen DENMARK

-2007: DROPPED OUT OF SCHOOL: l’Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts Lyon - LYON/ FRANCE

-2007: Baccalaureat, CHRISITIANIA Christianshavns Gymnasium, COPENHAGUE / DENMARK

-2005: Painting workshop with TAL. R class at the Kunstakademiet , DUSSELDORF/ GERMANY

FIND APOLONIA IN COLLECTIONS:

-STEFAN SIMCHOWITZ

-FRANK PERRIN

-NICOLAS LAUGERO LASSERE- ESPACE PIERRE CARDIN

-JEAN-JAQUES DUTKO

-DIDIER SEMIN