Muriel Leray born in 1987 lives and work in Paris, France.

Education

2008-2012 Fine arts School (Beaux-arts) of Paris, MfA. studios of claude closky, Giuseppe Penone, Guillaume Paris.

2010-2011 academy of Fine arts, Vienna, austria, Mobility grant. textual sculpture Department, Heimo Zobernig.

2005-2008 Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne university, BA. studio of Michel Verjux.

Exhibitions

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2014 Plus Une Pièce, Une Pièce en Plus (storage unit), Paris, fr. curated by Muriel leray and elsa werth.

2011 Travaille avec, crous de Paris Gallery, fr. in collaboration with Jérôme Guitton.

2008 une marge plus bas, le Module, Paris, fr. 2007 Tableaux à-propos, Poésie-éventuelle, Michel Journiac Gallery, Paris, fr.

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2015 Reflets, coïncidence., see studio Gallery, Paris, fr. curated by Deriva. with Anna tomaszewski.

2013 Contre / Espaces, la Gâterie, la roche-sur-Yon, fr. curated by MPVite. with Hélène Moreau.

2010 d’intérieur le lit, le 3, Paris, fr. curated by christine de la Borde caumont. with John cornu.

2008 Le Jour de la Sirène (51ème), christophe cuzin’s studio, Paris, fr. with isabelle lartault.

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2014 Black Coffee, Paris, fr. curated by camila oliveira fairclough.

2014 Levanta, sacode a poeira, dá a volta por cima, Vitrine sete, Galeria das Artes, são Paulo, Br. curated by estelle nabeyrat in collaboration with camila oliveira fairclough.

2014 Toujours +, florence loewy… by artists Gallery, Paris, fr. curated by Muriel leray and elsa werth. 2014 Plus Un Multiple, Une Pièce en Plus (storage unit), Paris, fr. curated by Muriel leray and elsa werth.

2013 The End, see studio Gallery, Paris, fr. curated by Deriva.

2013 Plus Jamais Seul, standards, rennes. invitation : claude closky.

2012 d’une maison l’autre, Homes of the collectors odile repolt and françois Huet, Brussels, Be.

2011 Rétrospective, crous de Paris Gallery, Paris, fr.

2011 Une proposition, kanal20-atelier, Brussels, Be. curated by kanal20, label Hypothèse and MPVite.

2010 Traversée d’Art, espace 1789, saint-ouen, fr. 2008 Nous ne vieillirons pas ensemble, nivet-carzon Gallery, Paris, fr. curated by label Hypothèse.

+ 2008,09,10,12 Open Days, Beaux-Arts de Paris, fr.

+ 2011 Rundgang, open Days, semperdepot, Vienna, At.

Prizes

2010 Friends of the Beaux-arts de Paris Prizes, selected.

Exhibition at the left Gallery, Beaux-Arts de Paris, fr.

Publications 

2015 Reflets, coïncidence., exhibition catalogue. Published by the see studio Gallery.

2014 Boat People, récit, periodical. curated by Maxime Penaud and Arthur tiar.

2014 Plus Une Pièce | Plus Un Multiple, exhibitions catalogue. Design : Muriel leray and elsa werth. Published by keep thinking. launch at florence loewy… by artists.

Miscellaneous

since 2012 Keep Thinking. Development of two artists-run spaces, one in Paris, fr, one in Brussels, Be + curating and publications.

2014 “Après cette oeuvre, je fais quoi ?” : épreuves pour un écrivain, talk by Jérôme Guitton during the exhibition Black coffee, about the work of Hermine Bourgadier and Muriel leray.

2014 Le commissariat et la galerie, Debate / conference. speaker. Deriva and see studio Gallery, Paris.

2013 Le mot pour dessiner l’espace, talk by Aurélie Gravelat about some contemporary practices : Peter Downsbrough, lawrence weiner, robert Barry, sol lewitt, Mel Bochner, Hugo rondinone and Muriel leray. Brussels royal Academy of fine Arts, Be.

2011 L’inquiétude, risques et stratégies esthétiques, Essay