Born in 1965 in Saint-Nazaire, France
Lives and works in Paris, France
In 1983, Nathalie Elemento graduated from the Painting Department of the Beaux-Arts in Paris. In 1990, she completed training at Winchester School of Art with the Prix Fénéon under her built and enrolled in the Institut des Hautes Etudes en Arts Plastiques. A resident at Villa Medicis in Rome in 1994, she then turned toward teaching, first at the Michaelis School of Fine Art in Cape Town, South Africa, then at the National College of Fine Arts and Architecture in Nancy, beginning in 1999. From 2002 to 2010, she was a professor at the National College of Industrial Creation in Paris. She now teaches at the École Nationale Supérieure d’Art et de Design de Dijon. Her art can primarily be found on display in France, but also more broadly across Europe.
Awards and honours:
– Resident at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris ;
– Art grants in 1989, 1992 and 2006 ;
– Prix Saint-Germain des Beaux-Arts et d’Architecture.