Plastic bag hand-stitched loose canvas
12 x 12 inches
Fanny Allié was born in Montpellier, South of France. She graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure de la Photographie (The National School of Photography) in Arles, France in 2005 and moved to New York City shortly after graduating.
She was a selected artist for the program, Artist in the Marketplace (AIM) at the Bronx Museum of the Arts during 2006-07.
A.I.R Gallery, New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, Roger Smith Arts Space, Chashama, Eye Level BQE and St Eustache Church in Paris, France have organized solo exhibitions of her work. Freight + Volume Gallery, BRIC Rotunda Gallery, FIGMENT, Dekalb Gallery/Pratt Institute, The Bronx Museum and Snug Harbor among others have featured her work in group exhibitions.
Her work has appeared in the New York Times, NY Magazine, Brooklyn Magazine, Hyperallergic, Le Monde Diplomatique, DNA Info and Marie Claire Italy.
Her public bench “A Bench for the night”, both a sculpture and a functional bench, was recently on view in front of MOMA PS1. She showed her work during Art Basel for VOLTA 12 in Basel, Switzerland in June 2016.
Fanny has been awarded the 2015-16 AIR Gallery fellowship.
She lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.