Sylvain Brugier is a French artist currently based in Berlin, Germany. For the last 11 years he has been leading the painting studio of Olafur Eliasson and before that worked as a painting assistant for Anselm Reyle. Born in the central French city of Brive-la-Gaillarde, Sylvain received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Bordeaux. He came to Germany by way of Halle-Saale where he completed his Masters of Fine Arts and received a Post Master’s degree at the Hochschule für Kunst and Design Burg Giebichenstein.



Complete Curriculum Vitae

Work and Education:

Since 2010 : Painting studio manager, Studio Olafur Eliasson
2008- 2013 : Painter, Studio Anselm Reyle
Since 2008 : Lives and works in Berlin, Germany
2005-2008 : Post-master degree of Fine Arts, Meisterschüler
        Hochschule für Kunst und Design (HKD) Burg Giebichenstein, Halle/Saale, Germany
Prof. Ute Pleuger    
2002-2005 : Master of Fine Arts, Diplom für bildende Künste,
        HKD Burg Giebichenstein, Halle/Saale, Germany
Prof. Ute Pleuger
1999-2002 : Bachelor of Fine Arts, Diplome National d‘Arts Plastiques,
        Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, France,
Prof. Francis Bugarin
1990-1999 : Student, Academy of Fine Arts, Brive, France,
Prof. Jacques-Gabriel Chevalier   


Jungle‘s Punch (This is...III), Gallery Kosmetiksalon Babette
Berlin, Germany, April 2017
Nichts als die Wahrheit, Art Foundation for State of Sachsen-Anhalt
Halle/Saale, Germany, May - June 2016
Burg 100 - 8 Positionen zu Malerei, Gallery Hermes, HKD Burg Giebichenstein
Halle/Saale, Germany, May 2015
Jagdsaison, Gallery Gloria Berlin
Berlin, Germany, March 2011
Der Stillstand ist eine Atempause, Off space Heterotope
Berlin, Germany, April 2011
Bloß keine Postkarten, gallery county Rügen
Putbus, Germany, January - April 2010
Neglected, Off Space for Contemporary Positions
Berlin, Germany, May 2010
Kunstgenerator, Art space Generator Hall
Viersen, Germany, Oktober 2009
Berliner Liste, Contemporary Art Fair
Berlin, Germany, September 2009 - art fair catalog -
Offenes Atelier, off space Heidestrasse
Berlin, Germany, September 2009
Cosmos, Jenaer Kunstverein
Jena, Germany, Februar 2009 - exhibition catalog -
All You Can Schenken, Gallery Dieschönestadt
Halle/Saale, Germany, November 2008
Les Français à Magdebourg III, French Consulate Magdeburg, Germany, October 2007