Hervé Fischer

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  • Paris, France, French Republic


  • Artist-philosopher, creator of “sociological art” (1971), Hervé Fischer was invited at the Venice Biennial in 1976, a special guest at the Sao Paulo Biennial in 1981 and participated at Documenta 7 in Kassel (Germany) in 1982. He had personal exhibitions at the Musée Galliéra (Paris) in 1976, at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Montreal in 1980, and Mexico in 1983. In 1985, he organized Franco-Canadian participation in the Marco Polo electronic novel project which involved writers from Africa, Europe and Canada. Since 1999, he is working again as a painter of the digital age. He had one man shows at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentine, (2003), Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo, Uruguay (2004), Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de Chile, Santiago (2006), MNBA de Neuquen (2009), Centro Wilfredo Lam de La Havana (2009), and a retrospective at the MOMO of Céret, France (2010). He has published many books.