Scientific curators

Didier Gourvennec Ogor, gallery owner and Gregory Lang, producer of projects of artists, works and expositions.

DIDIER GOURVENNEC OGOR

Founder of the gallery Gourvennec Ogor in Marseille, after law studies at École du Louvre, Didier Gourvennec Ogor has worked for the gallery Roger Pailhas in Marseille, then for the most important French gallery outside Paris until 2005, then for galleries Yvon Lambert and Georges-Philippe and Nathalie Vallois in Paris. Didier Gourvennec Ogor is thus able to collaborate numerous artistic projects and exhibitions in France and in the world with artists as Carl Andre, Miquel Barcelo, Nan Goldin, Jenny Holzer, Anselm Kiefer, Bertrand Lavier, Andrès Serrano, Joep Van Lieshout, Jacques Villeglé and Lawrence Weiner.

Since its opening, the gallery Gourvennec Ogor has presented the works of more than one hundred artists of more than 25 different nationalities, among whom are Emmanuelle Antille, Robert Barry, Christian Boltanski, Mircea Cantor, Claude Lévêque, Nøne Futbol Club, Gina Pane, Philippe Ramette and Juliao Sarmento.

President of MarseilleExpos, network of placec of contemporary art in Marseille during the year Capitale Européenne de la Culture in 2013, He was also jury for international Emerging Artist Award Dubai ( 2013 ), Prize Canson Art School ( 2014 ), Prize Marathon Photoschedules of Euroméditerranée ( 2014 ) or Biennale of Jeunes Créateurs in Europe and the Mediterranean Sea. Founder of Prize ESADMM in 2011, which will celebrate in 2016 its 5th edition, he has also participated in conferences Semaine Économique de la Méditerranée, in Frac PACA(PROVENCE-ALPES-CÔTE D'AZUR), in the Professional Sessions of Marsatac, in the house of sales Leclère and School of Fine Arts in Marseille.



GREGORY LANG


 Gregory Lang is a senior consultant, curator and producer of artists projects, works and exhibitions for collections and institutions. Expert with over twenty year’s expierience in contemporary art, Gregory founded Solang Production Paris Brussels in 2008, a company specialized in art consulting, giving broad support to contemporary art by promoting and co-producing contemporary artist’s and curator’s site specific works, editions, exhibitions and biennials.

Among recent productions by Solang Production Paris Brussels:
- Artists films: ‘Hello, are we in the show?’ by Denicolai & Provoost, ‘Invisible Cities’ by PJ Giloux ;
- Exhibitions: ‘Une lettre arrive toujours à destination’ (La Panacée, Montpellier, 2014), ‘Art by Téléphone, Recalled’ (CNEAI, Chatou, CAPC, Bordeaux, Fondation Emily Harvey, New York, Art Institut, San Francisco, 2012, La Panacée, Montpellier, 2013-14) ;
- Documentary films about artists: ‘Bernard Heidsieck, Poésie action’ (based on interviews by JP Bobillot, O Cadiot, L Cauwet, PA Gette, J Giorno, F Janicot, A Labelle-Rojoux, JJ Lebel – Book/DVD co-edited by A.P.R.E.S. and CNAP, 2012-14), ‘Anarchism without adjectives: on the works of Christopher D’Arcangelo’ (based on interviews by B Buchloh, D Buren, B Kinmont, N Spector, L Weiner – Exhibitions at CAC Brétigny, Artists Space, New York, Extra City, Anvers, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Concordia University, Montreal, 2011-13) ;
- Artists works (A Constructed World, M Couturier, Denicolai & Provoost, A de Francesco, PJ Giloux, D Graham, N Knight, PP Lecouturier, A Perigot, P Scott) for public space projects (site specific commission, biennials) or exhibitions (in Brussels, Ghent, Philippeville, Barcelona, Madrid, Lisbon, Genova, Lodz, Bialystok, New York, Hong Kong, Kyoto, Tokyo, Yokohama, Melbourne, Paris, Grenoble, Piacé, Ratilly, or Marseille and Bastia for Marseille-Provence 2013).