Mireille Loup is a photographer, filmmaker and writer.
Born in Switzerland, she lives and works in Arles, France.
Her work has been presented in galleries in France and abroad since 1991, and her books started being published in 1999. Visual and sound system installations, Internet fictions, iPad applications, Mireille Loup’s art deals with discursive and aesthetic forms that establish cross-disciplinary communication. Her works are exhibited in art centers, museums and festivals such as Les Rencontres d'Arles 2005 and 2012, the Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo (Brazil), Musée Malraux (France), Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain de la Ville de Liège (Belgium), the Centre National des Arts du Canada in Ottawa etc. She is present in many public and private collections, including the Fond National d’Art Contemporain in France (FNAC) and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
A graduate from the French National School of Photography (Arles, France) in 1994, Mireille Loup teaches photography, Artistic Expression and Audiovisual Production for the Digital Imaging Department of the University of Arles Provence. She also contributes to specific courses in Continuing Education at the French National School of Photography in Arles, and provides workshops in various Arts Schools. Committed to children's concerns, she regularly conducts art workshops with children and teenagers, in particular during classes in school integration (CLIS/ULIS) and in specific centres for handicapped children.
1994-1995: Attented Master class in History of photography, Director André Rouillé, University of Paris VIII, France.
1991-1994: National School of Photography, Arles, France.
1990-1991: Third year in Institut Saint-Luc, Ecole de Recherche Graphique, Brussels, Belgium.
1988-1991: Fine Art School in Caen, France.
[Anaglyph] mireille loup, Galerie Voies Off, Arles, France
Beneath / Beyond, Galerie Circa, Festival Off des Rencontres d'Arles, Arles, France
Hôtel Départemental de l'Oise, Conseil Général, Beauvais, France
53.77 [Anaglyph], New Holland Island, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
53.77, Pobeda Gallery, Moscow, Russia
53.77 and Mem, Official Opening of Marseille-Provence 2013, Photographic Space Fontaine Obscure, Aix-en-Provence, France
53.77, Festival Les Rencontres d’Arles, Arles, France
Mem, Photographs and Videos, Museu da Imagem, Braga, Portugal
Esquives and Nocturnes, La Passerelle, Art Center, Gap, France
Nocturnes ou les garçons perdus, Artothèque, Miramas, France
Mem, Photographs and Videos, Circa, Festival Off, Rencontres d’Arles, France
Nocturnes ou les garçons perdus, Les Photographiques Festival, Le Mans, France
Nocturnes ou les garçons perdus, Magda Danysz Gallery, Paris, France
Territoire Mental, Modern and Contemporary Art Museum (MAMAC), International Biennial Of Photography and Visual Arts, Liège, Belgium
Esquives, Artothèque, Vitré, France
Nocturnes, Cheminements, Center for Photographic Art, Lectoure, France
Esquives, Confluences Gallery, Nantes, France
Esquives, Les filles du calvaire Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
Une femme de trente ans, Espace Van Gogh, Arles, France
Esquives, Galerie Artem, Mai Photographies Festival, Quimper, France
Une femme de trente ans, Castel Linardié, Senouillac, France
Mireille Loup, L'empreinte Art Center, Montmorillon, France
Une femme de trente ans, Les filles du calvaire Gallery, Paris, France
Hyper, Festival da Imagem, Braga, Portugal
L’Hors de Soi, Le Théâtre, Mâcon, France
Mireille Loup, Artothèque, Limoges, France
Mireille Loup, Rencontres Photographiques Festival, Lorient, France
Mireille Loup, Artothèque, Caen, France
Mireille Loup, Ileana Tounta, Contemporary Art Center, Athens, Greece
Mireille Loup, Espace des Arts, Art Center, Chalon-sur-Saône, France
Hyper, Les filles du calvaire Gallery, Paris, France
Cadavres exquis, Réalités quotidiennes, Contemporary Art Fair, Champigny-sur-Marne, France
Mireille Loup, French Institut, Glasgow, Scotland
Mireille Loup, Run Art Gallery, Bruxelles, Belgium