CharlElie Couture - art floor
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1973Lives home and goes on the road for one year
1974Graduates « Art Baccalauréat » from outside the higt school system
1979Graduates with honors from the Beaux-Arts DNSEP
2000Conference to the Commission Europeenne about Art and Culture
2004 Conference « Conversations Essentielles » « Faith & Culture » Paris.
Jury for numerous conventions and Festivals. (Among them American Film Deauville 2007, Beaubourg Art Pocket Film 2006, CNC 2004, Québec Festival 1998 etc...)


2007 « Re Construction », Galerie Mourlot, New York (USA)
Galerie Ô, Vevey (Switzerland)« New York Shields & Paintings»

2005 « Living with Art» , Soho, New York (USA)
Opens his Art Studio in the Garment district

2004 Gallery Art At Home, Soho, New York
Art Basel Miami - French Tuesday Art Night
Move to New York.
Galerie Sparts, rue de Seine Paris
Galerie Wable, Lille France

2003 Laval Museum (France) Retrospective Exhibit on CharlElie's « L'art Total »
Gallery Ô, Pozzo Di Borgo Vevey (Switzerland)
Gallery SOTO Brussels (Belgium)

2002 Museum Le Corbusier - La Chaux de Fond (Switzerland)
2001 Galerie Capazza Nancay, inaugurates a new wing of his huge Gallery.
2000 Clermont Ferrand, Galerie Gastaud
Lyon, Galerie Chomarat (paintings and drawings)
Galeries Wable, Lille and Boulogne sur Mer

1999 Museum of Erotism - Paris « X Positions » (photos,paintings)
Publicis/Champs Elysees (Tennis drawings)

1998 Galerie Akka, rue de Seine, Paris, France
1997 Fondation Nationale de la Photo, Lyon France (Photo-poems)
Retrospective of « Chambres d'hotels Polaroids » Château Lumière, Lyon / France
Drawings and paintings et the Galerie Wable in Boulogne sur Mer

1995 Avignon France Cloitre des Arts (Sculptures and drawings)
Galerie Gastaud, Clermont Ferrand France

1994 Galerie Ziggourat, Brussel (Belgium) « Chambres d'hotel »
1993 « Chambres d'hotels » drawings, in Geneva, Galerie Papiers gras
« Chambres d'hotels », drawings & paintings, Galerie Nachbaur, Paris

1991 Galerie Atsuro Tayama (Paris) France Australian paintings and photopoems, Galerie Jean D'eve, Neuchatel (switzerland)
1989 Exhibit Multimedia engravings / sculptures / paintings / musics / drawings / photos / texts Galerie « Halle Sud » of Geneva

1985 First exhibit in Paris, drawings and watercolors of « Chambres d'hotels » ,
Galerie Du Jour / Agnès B

1971 First painting and photo exhibit


2003 Creates poster for the Davis Cup Final (France-Russia)
2001 Participates in the creation of the « Livre de Roland Garros 2001 » set of photos of the greatest photographers - William Klein, texts by Patrice Dominguez and drawings by Charlelie
1995 Designs the sets and costumes for the show « Concert Naïf au pays des Anges » at the Théâtre National de L'Odéon
Bezier Museum exhibits a work on cardboard entitled « Knoxville USA »
Created a fresco for the opening of the FNAC in Nancy
Creation of CD ROM « Papers works », exhibit in Metz

1994 Creation of fans for the galerie La Pochade, Paris France
Conceives of and draws the new Logo for the Lorraine Region

1993 Inauguration FNAC in Avignon, « Photos d'hotels », traveling exhibit in France
1988 Actor and song writer for the film « The Moderns » (USA) by Alan Rudolph
1983 Nominated to the Cesar show for his sound of Claude Berri film « Tchao Pantin
1982 Editor of the performing arts newspaper the « Telegramme »


2008 Temple Emmanu-El of Closter
2007 NY Art Floor with Peter Klasen (Photos) Metz (France)
2006 « Crossings » at Living with Art NYC Soho. (With Thurman & Pascal)
2003 "Sport Tools" for an Art Exhibition during the Olympic Games of Athens 2004
2000 International Art Market in Strasbourg
1999 Creates a watch-box for Swatch / Paris Place VendÔme
1997 Eurexpo show, Geneva, Switzerland
81/86 Founder of an artists group called « Local a Louer » including painters, poets, graphic artists and photographers publishing of the « Manifeste de l'Art Rock »
Numbers of exhibitions Paris, Tours Lille, Nancy

1978 « Salon des artistes indépendants » Paris


2004 Artistic Travel notebook « En Australie», publisher Presse de la Renaissance
2000 Creates posters for Jean Pierre Cassel performance, and for various sports tournaments in ad abroad France (Tunisia)

1999 « Beaux Gestes », Tennis Drawings Pré aux Clercs Editions
« Transfocus » digital photographs accompanied by a CD Rom with original recordings FNAC Publishing

1998 « Le couloir des brumes », Novel Pré aux Clercs Editions
« Filles de jour » Marval Editions, Illustrations and texts in parallel with the photographs of Martial Lorcet

1996 « Les Champs Paraboliques » on line. First version of the Web site (Charlelie is one of the pioneer of the art web-site)

1995 Book of poetical reflections « Inventaire Paradoxal des petits plaisirs et de grandes haines » Stock Editions
« 25 images secondes »Illustrations for a Novel by Hervé Eparvier, Serpent Plume Editions

1992 Book of drawings « Jimmy Jacket » Art Editions, R Meier
Book of photographs « Do not disturb », Marval Editions Plume

1989 « Les dragons en Sucre » Novel -Ramsay Pauvert Editions
« Solo Boys & Girls », a collection of songs texts with original photographs and drawings Seghers Editions

1984 Collection of drawings entilted « Cahiers d'Ecoles » reproduced on « alugraphie » paper though the art publisher, Voix R Meier


Thousands of articles have been writen about CharlElie works of all kinds. GOOGLE refers 24'000 pages about him.
Note that « Les chemins parallèles » was the first book written by Alain Gilson about his multi-work. Published by Pierre-Marcel Favre -Switzerland 1988.


2007 « New York » Ô Quai des Arts Galerie, Vevey Zwitzerland
« Re Constructions » Galerie Moulot, New York, USA
« 30 années de regard » Galerie Capazza, Nancay, France

2006 « Atelier Newyorcoeur », presse Litteraires, France
1993 « Chambres d'Hotel » Galerie Nachbaur, Paris France
1992 « Australian Roadbook » Galerie J Lovera (France)


2003 « Médaille de Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur », given by mr Stephane Hessel
2001 « Roland Garros 2001 » collection is awarded the Lacoste prize
1999 « Beaux Gestes », Lacoste Prize for the best drawings sports book of the year
1998 « Officier du Mérite National » awared by the Minister of the Cultural Affairs
1989 Academy Charles Cross Award
1978 Quintard Prize from Academy Stanislas for the quality of his Art studies
1976 Second price for « Young Photojournalist » from the city of Nancy.

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