Born in 1954 in Quimper, France
Lives and works in Fécamp, France
After training at the Beaux-Arts in Angers in 1978, Yves Bodiou graduated from the Sculpture Department of the Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Strasbourg in 1985. He won a grant and became a resident at Casa Vélasquez in Madrid, Spain, in 1989 and would later teach design classes at AFIC (a school of footwear design in Paris). Accepted for an artist’s residency offered by the association Usines Éphémères from 1999 to 2001 in Cergy-Pontoise, he would go on to continue his work in his studio.