Anne Paulus, Visual artist, engravings, ceramics, artist books

Anne Paulus in her studio (July 2020) – Credit : Romain Paulus

Anne Paulus originally qualified and worked in a scientific field, but subsequently attended Versailles school of Fine Art.

She lives and works near Paris, where she explores the poetic links between etching, printmaking and ceramics. She teaches contemporary printing technics and leads training courses in her studio. Anne Paulus often shows her prints in France and abroad.

She is an efficient member of several French art organisations, including Graver Maintenant and Manifestampe (French Federation for printmaking art) and has been curator for several printmaking exhibitions.

2019 / Géographie des mondes anciens / Anne Paulus, Galerie des Ursulines, Médiathèque Alain-Gérard Quimper, France
2018 / SUDestampe, Saint Quentin La Poterie museum, France
2018 / 10 artistes autour d’Anne Paulus, La Maison de Brian gallery, Simiane-la-Rotonde, France
2017 / Nova descriptio-échosSchumm–Braunstein gallery, Paris
2015 / Sons noirs Schumm–Braunstein gallery, Paris
2014/ Face au mur n°12, Médiathèque du Château, Châtellerault, France
2014 / Superficies, ENTRE gallery, Paris
2013 / Atelier Raspail, Paris
2010 / De la poésie au cosmos, Sèvres townhall, France
2008 / Explorations, Beaux-arts gallery, Versailles
2008 / Configuration d’un lieuSchumm–Braunstein gallery, Paris
2007 / Invitée d’honneurChâtellerault, France
2005 / Turbulences minérales Galerie L. Mauguin Editions, Paris

2019 / Ville d’Avray
2015/  Sèvres Prize
2014 / Art-Papier 2014 Prize
2014 / Regner-Lothellier 2014 Prize
2013 / Entre Prize at the Réalités Nouvelle art Show in Paris
2013 / Graver Maintenant Prize at The Annual Print Show – Rueil-Malmaison
2012 / Young Etcher Prize at The Salon D’Automne
2011 / « Prix d’encouragement » French National Fine art Academy
2011 / Young Artist Prize, « L’art et la matière » exhibition
2009 / Sévrienne des Arts Prize
2005 / Corot Prize « Graver Maintenant » Annual Print Show
2005 / Engraving Prize Le Chesnay Art Exhibition

Member of Manifestampe-French printmaking federation, of several associations : Graver Maintenant, Le Trait-graveurs d’aujourd’hui, JGC-gravure contemporaine and Impressions d’Encre

2001-2003 / Ecole des beaux-arts de VersaillesStéphanie Delouvrier et KIM Myoung Nam’s printmaking studio
2003-2007 / Christiane Vielle’s printmaking studio
2007-2008 / Vincent Lallier ceramic courses
2008 / Traditional helioprint training course by Claude Plessier
2012-2020 / Atelier Terra de Sèvres, Nathalie Domingo’s ceramic studio
2012 / Photopolymer printmaking training course by Joop Stoop
2012 / Raku training course by Marion Gayraud
2013 / Chisel engraving by Catherine Gillet
2013 / Cardboard engraving by Dominique Moindraut
2014 / Raku training course by Brigitte Marionneau and Corinne Guého
2014 / Photolithogravure by Laurent Chaouat
2017 / Fine paper technics by Jean-Michel Letellier and Miki Nakamura

(Extract)
– Prints and photography collections in French National Library, Paris
– Prints collection of the Library of the French Fine Art Institute, Paris
– Artist’s books collection of Quimper regional public library (France)
– Artist’s books collection of Roanne regional public library (France)
– Prints collection José Nuñez art center (Spain)
– Prints collection of Kochi museum (Japan)
– Art collection, City of Sèvres (France)
– Artist’s books collection of University of Lausanne (Switzerland).

Two documentary films by Benoit Falize :
– Dans l’atelier d’Anne Paulus (May 2020) – watch on line
– and another one to be finished in December 2020, will be dedicated to her sculpture and ceramic recent artwork.

Editions GSB Paris :
– Catalog Underscape (to be published in December 2020),
– Catalog Nova descriptio (to be published in December 2020),
– Catalog Sons noirs (2015)

Art et métiers du livre, French art magazine :
In  n°324  (2018), an article written by Marianne Durand-Lacaze presents Anne Paulus artworks and biography. Read some pages (in French). If you’re interested to read the whole text, please send a email at : contact@annepaulus.fr

Les Nouvelles de l’estampe (# 251 – 2015), French revue specialized in news about printmaking.

Catalog Espace Estampe (2011)

Vidéo dans l'atelier d'Anne PaulusWatch the film about Anne PAULUS directed by Benoit Falize
In Anne Paulus’ workshop (2020) – 30 min