SKILLS

Cultural Management:

_Exhibitions Curating (research in archives, concept, consulting)
_Exhibitions Production (budget, loan/production/co-production contracts, shipment, insurance, technical needs, guests travel and accomodation)
_Administration & Management (recruitement, team management, workflows, work schedules)
_Communication (newsletters, press releases, press kits)
_Book publishing (image lists, captions, credits, image rights’ negociation)

Writting:

_Journalistic articles (french, english)
_proof reading (french)
_Interviews (french, english, german)

Languages:

_French (mother tongue)
_English (fluent speaking and writting)
_German (fluent speaking and writting)
_Spanish (basic skills)

Computer Skills:

_MacOS, Windows
_Pack Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
_Pack Adobe (Photoshop, Indesign, Acrobat)
_Filemaker, Dynamics, Salesforce
_Wordpress, Jimdo, YourMailingListProvider

Full Driving Licence (2003)

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

_Fonds de dotation Orient Express Heritage, Paris – Since February 2018
Archival research and curating of a photo exhibition on the history of Orient Express legendary train

_THE PHOTO EXHIBITION ARCHIVE – Since December 2017
Online resource of selected exhibitions’ views to inspire curators, artists and art students when thinking about, curating & building exhibitions. Founded by Xavier Antoinet & Eva Gravayat.

_FOTOBOOKFESTIVAL Kassel – December 2014 – August 2018
Festival Management for the 7th, 8th and 9th editions of Fotobookfestivals Kassel

_COLLECTION REGARD, Berlin – Since July 2014
Development Manager for the Collection Regard – search of partners and institutions for exhibitions projects worldwide

_L’OEIL DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE – January 2012 – July 2015
Correspondant journalist in Germany – articles about photography exhibitions, festivals, books and auctions

_PHOTOMARKETING, Berlin – February to December 2014
Projects Manager for the Photomarketing agency – public relations and consulting

_ARTNET AG, Berlin -September 2012 to September 2013
Client Services Representative for artnet Galleries Network in France, Switzerland, Belgium

_RENCONTRES D’ARLES PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL, Paris/Arles – November 2007 to November 2011
Production Manager for the festival’s exhibitions in collaboration with the art director François Hébel, international guest curators, and artists

 

PARTICIPATION IN JURYS, ROUND-TABLE CONFERENCES etc

_Jury member for Monat Off der Fotografie Berlin 2018

_FORMAT Festival Portfolio Reviews ain Derby in March 2018

_FORMAT Festival Portfolio Reviews at Unseen Amsterdam in September 2017

_Moderation for the round-table „A one-man show. The self-employed photographer“, FOTOHAUS, Voies Off Festival, Arles, 9th July 2015

_Speaker in the round-table „Wie stellen wir heute Fotografie aus? Die Fotografie in Berlin seit 2004, Monat IN – Monat OFF“ (« How to exhibit photography today ? – IN/OFF Photography Month »), Galerie Franzkowiak, Berlin, 26th October 2014

_Guest blogger for the Hatje Cantz photography blog in August 2014

_Responsible for the Peeping Tom Publishing booth at C/O Berlin Book Days, 25th-26th May 2012

_ Jury Member representing the Rencontres d’Arles for the Leica Oskar Barnack Award and the Leica Newcomer Award, Frankfurt, 2010


INTERNSHIPS

_@RT OUTSIDERS FESTIVAL, European House for Photography, Paris – January to October 2007
Production and Communication assistant to the art director Jean-Luc Soret for the organization of the digital arts festival «Invisible Territories» 2007

_PEEPING TOM, Paris – September to November 2006
Production and Communication assistant for the organization of a contemporary photography exhibition & auction in Paris

_RHUBARB-RHUBARB, International festival of the image, Birmingham UK – May to August 2006
Production assistant for the exhibition and catalogue
 « Luminous UK » by Rhubarb-Rhubarb in Arles, France. Assistant for the organisation of Folio Reviews Festival in Birmingham, UK

­_MICHÈLE BROUTTA GALLERY, Paris – March to April 2006
Installation and sales assistant for « Art Paris 2006 » Fair at the Grand Palais. Sales of engravings, drawings, sculptures

_ CENTRE POMPIDOU / Musée National d’Art Moderne, Cabinet de la Photographie, Paris – July to September 2005
Assistant to the curator for photography Quentin Bajac for the organization of « Euro Visions » exhibition with Magnum Photos Agency

_GALERIES PHOTO FNAC, Paris – September 2004
Assistant for logistics and press for the Fnac Photo Collection’s exhibition (50 years anniversary) at La Conciergerie in Paris

_RENCONTRES D’ARLES PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL, Paris/Arles – April to July 2004
Production assistant for the photo exhibitions and catalogue 2004

 

EDUCATION

_2007: MASTER in Curating and Exhibitions, Panthéon‐Sorbonne University, Paris, France.

_2006: BACHELOR in Arts and Culture Management, Panthéon‐Sorbonne University, Paris, France.

_2002: Baccalauréat (Secondary School Diploma) in Economics and Sociology, Lycée de Sèvres, France.

 

 



Agenda

    THE PHOTO EXHIBITION ARCHIVE is an online resource of selected exhibitions’ views to inspire curators, artists and art students when thinking about, curating & building exhibitions. Founded by Xavier Antoinet & Eva Gravayat in 2017.

Contact

Eva Gravayat
Currently lives in Berlin
Born in Paris, 1985
evagravayat(at)gmail.com

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