Julien Maire

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Born 1969 (F-DE). Lives and works in Berlin. Studied Fine Arts in Metz (F). Artist and performing artist, his work deconstructs and re-invents the technology of audio-visual media. He renews obsolete cinematic techniques or develops alternatives interface to produce moving images. His research confront immobility and movement, reality and fiction and interrogate the notion of time and memory in the film image. His performance, "Digit" and the installation "Exploding Camera" receive both an Honorary mention in Ars Electronica 07, "The exploding Camera" also receive the award of New Media Art from the Fondation Liedts-Meesen in 2008. His work was nominate for the "World Technology Award" in New York in 2009.

Most recents exhibitions includes venues such as , The French Pavillion, 25 biennale of Alexandria, curated by Mohamed Abouelnaga, Egypt; "Matter and Memory, curated by Murray Horne, Woodstreets Galleries, Pittsburgh, Usa ; SMAK, curated By Phillippe De Cauteren, Gent, Belgium; "Behind the Image", Festival Artefact, curated by Pieter-Paul Mortier, Stuk, Leuven, Belgium; 5th Seoul International Media Art Biennale, curated by Andreas Broeckmann, Joo Yun Lee, Seoul, Korea; "Elandscapes", Eart Festival, curated by Richard Castelli, Moma Zendai, Shanghai, China.