BIO

Romain Viguier was born in Grenoble (France) and trained in sculpture at Ecole des Beaux Arts de Grenoble. Pursuing his interest in Geometry, he also studied mathematics and physical sciences and subsequently, anatomy, osteology and chemistry at the University of Grenoble. At 23 he was accepted as a full time member in the professional sculptor's studio (Atelier) attached to the fine art school in Grenoble. His art is constructed, organic and environmental.


SHAPE number E03, Alabaster, 25 x 15 x 25 cm, Romain Viguier, 2015.

Exhibited at the RSA Open Exhibition in Edinburgh, 28th Nov 2015 - 14th Feb 2016


ART BIO


2016 Series of TILES, FRACTURES, Edinburgh, Scotland

2014-2016 Series of SHAPES, PORTRAITS, Edinburgh, Scotland

2002 Series of sequences paintings, Newcastle upon Tyne, England

2001 Series of sequenced paintings, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

2000 Series of 9 SHAPES in Ceramic at the pottery studio of the University of Southampton, England

1995 Series of KNOTS, GATES, WALLS, in stone concrete and plaster, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Grenoble

1994 Series of ROTORS, clay, plaster, stone, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Grenoble


TRAINING


1996-1999 PhD University of Grenoble, France

1993-1995 Member of the Sculpture Studio, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Grenoble

1989 Baccalaureat Mathematics and Physical Sciences with Option Art Plastiques, Lycee International Stendhal

1985-1988 Atelier de Sculpture, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Grenoble


TEACHING / LECTURING


2015 Portrait drawing, Edinburgh

2011-2014 Industrial Biotechnology, School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh

2006-2008 Organic Chemistry, School of Chemistry, University of Edinburgh

1996-1999 Practical Organic and Physical Chemistry, University of Grenoble