Morgane Faes Cortes - Visual Artist / Pornographer / Gender Bender

Portrait by Madison Shipman

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It' s through the production of images that I question the representation of the body, by reappropriating these images and confronting them to their own paradoxes, by questionning the norms of gender and the many disorders in performativities rituals.

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Its the ecstactic experience of the body that motivates my research and my desires to unveil the differences and deceptions of woman/ man as a fake system of categorization of the body, as well as heterosexuality as a sexual hegemony.

 

With a stripped and Kitsch aesthetic, I tend to reify the body, to reproduce otherness, to denounce the artificiality and acceptance of the body as feminine, masculine or non-binary.

 

Inspired by Queer theories, I draw my references from alternatives gay cultures, techno, club and drag references that I tend to copy, duplicates, cut, recollect, cover and transform. In order to define my own identity, as well as my own postion in these communities.

Education 

2017 - 2018

Master in fine art & international creation / University of Paris Panthéon Sorbonne - Studio Steinhart of the New York University

2015 - 2017

Master in research in fine art & contemporary creation / University of Paris Panthéon Sorbonne

2012 - 2016

Licence in fine art &  science of art  / University of Paris Panthéon Sorbonne

2008 - 2011

Bachelor degree in Industrial Art  / Institut Catholique et Polyvalent d'Albert de Mun, Paris

Exhibitions 

Solo

2017

Queer Melancholia Simplex -  the Gallery of the Checkpoint in Paris -(LGBTQ HIV center) - Paris - 03/03 - 13/04

Group

2018

2018

2018

Positive Space // Tell Mom Everything in OK! - New York - 24/01 - 30/01

Desirs Souples, Figures Molles / Dolly Dolores - Shakiraill - Paris - 16/04 -24/06

Contact Me

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