Jeanne Verdoux

Artist & Designer - Brooklyn, NY


Jeanne Verdoux is a French graphic designer, an artist and a mother living in New York. She received a BFA from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Appliqués (Paris) and a MFA from the Royal College of Art (London).

She has collaborated with cultural institutions such as The New York Public Library, The Center for Architecture in NY, The Cultural Services of The French Embassy in NY, The New York Times, New York Magazine. She teaches at Parsons School of Design and is a guest critic at Yale University.

Jeanne Verdoux is the recipient of several awards including: the Villa Medicis "Hors-les-Murs" award (1999), The Bronx Museum AIM program (2007), NYFA Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists (2009).

She has exhibited her work in New York and Paris.


Jeanne Verdoux

Born in Paris
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

Solo Exhibition
- Galerie Magda Danysz, Paris, 2007

Selected Group Exhibitions
- 'Lumen', International video art and projection festival in Staten Island, NY, 2011
- 'Astatic', Sandra & David Bakalar Gallery, MassArt, Boston, 2011
- Rabbit Hole Gallery, NY, 2010
- 'Curate NY', Rush Gallery, NY, 2010
- 'Return us to ourselves', Muriel Guepin Gallery, NY, 2010
- Bronx Blue Bed Room Project, NY, 2009
- 'The Hand that drew by itself', 18Gallery, Shanghai, 2009
- 'Support', curated by Jeremy Adams, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NY, 2009
- 'Future days', curated by Ron A Rocheleau, Rafik, NY, 2009
- «Graphisme in France», Chaumont, France, 2009 (up coming)
- «La main qui dessinait toute seule», Galerie Magda Danysz, Paris, 2009
- «New Blood», VertexList, NY, 2008
- AIM28, Bronx Museum, NY, 2008
- Pulse Contemporary Art Fair, with Galerie Magda Danysz, NY, 2008
- Contemporary Drawing Art Fair, Paris, 2007
- «80+80, photo_graphisme», Galerie VU, Paris, 2007
- Scope Miami, Miami, 2006
- Galerie Anatome, Paris, 2006
- Adobe Laboratory, AIGA, Boston, 2005
- Scope New York, NY, 2005
- «La main qui dessinait toute seule», Galerie Magda Danysz, Paris, 2004
- The 8th New York Digital Salon, NY, 2000

Awards and Residencies
- NYFA, Mentoring Program for Immigrant Artists, 2009
- Bronx Museum, AIM 28, NY, 2007
- Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Grant for exhibition, Paris, 2006
- Rotunda Gallery/BCAT Television, Artist residency, NY, 2005
- ISP, International Studio Program, Studio residency, NY, 1999
- Villa Medicis "Hors-les-Murs", International artist residency, NY, 1998

Selected Collections
Jennifer and Jonathan Allan Soros

Selected Design Clients
The American Institute for Architecture, The New York Public Library, New York Times, New York Magazine, French Embassy in NY, French Ministry of Culture, Arte TV, Leo Burnett, French National Parks, Louvre Museum

Selected Bibliography
- Time-Out NY, 'Your Perfect week end', June 23, 2011
- Time-Out NY, 'Staten-cation', June 16, 2011
- Boston Globe, Cate McQuaid 'Charged visuals, dark themes, animated ideas', February 16, 2011
- Village Voice, Rebecca Marx, 'Le Fooding?s poster designers talk about cooks', September 24, 2009
- New York Times, Roberta Smith "Artists Leap Into the Moment", July 25, 2008
- Revue photo-graphique, "80+80 photo_graphisme', Vincent Marcilhacy, 2006
- Brooklyn: New Style, Liz Farrely, Booth-Clibborn Editions, 2004

- Parsons NewSchool, NY, Professor of Graphic Design, since 2008
- Yale University, School of Art and Design, Guest Critic, since 2003
- School of Visual Arts, NY, Professor of Graphic Design, 2002-04
- SUNY Purchase, School of Art and Design, Professor of Typography, 2001-04

MFA, Royal College of Art, London, 1990
BFA, Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Appliqués, Paris, 1987

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