Résumé - Viviane Rombaldi Seppey

Born in Sion, Switzerland, lives and works in New York City, USA

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Aquarium, One Main Window, Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY

Entre les Lignes, Dubner Moderne Gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland

2015 Off Listing, Context Art Miami, with Dubner Moderne Gallery, Miami, Fl

2014 A Sense of Place, Kentler International Drawing Space, New York, NY

Ici et Là, Dubner Moderne Gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland

2012 Kaleidoscope, Window Installation, Mixed Greens Gallery, NYC, NY

2011 Belonging, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ

2010 Common Ground, Sunroom Project Space, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY

2009 Flying Words, Arts in the Windows, Mid-Manhattan Public Library, New York

2005 Life Breathes Paper, The Art Gallery, NIE Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

2004 Shift, Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2003 Hybride, SG Gallery, Alliance Française, Singapore

2002 Inside Out, First Draft Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Selected group exhibitions

2017 Current Locations, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Pattern Recognition, Woskob Family Gallery, Penn State College, PA

2016 Mémoires de Papier, Château de Mézières, Fribourg, Switzerland

Paper Pushers, Trestle Gallery, curated by Mel Prest and Rob de Oude, Brooklyn, NY

Intersectionality, Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, curated by Richard Haden, Miami, FL

The Cure for Anything, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, curated by Chelsea Levine and Katherine Tedesco, South Orange, NJ

Black and White with a Splash, Dubner Moderne Gallery, Lugano, Switzerland

Magnificent Maps, Artlink contemporary Gallery, curated by Christina Rorick, Fort Wayne, IN

2015 Kentler Celebrates 25, Advisory Board Selects, Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY

Unearthing Roots, Foraging Self, NARS Foundation, curated by Margaret Flanagan, Brooklyn, NY

Art on Paper, with Muriel Guepin Gallery, New York, NY

Masks!, Tickhonova & Wintner Gallery, curated by Jim Wintner, New York, NY

2014 Diamonds and Doughnuts, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

From There to Here, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, curated by Anonda Bell, Newark, NJ

Harmony, Then Chosunilbo Museum, Seoul, Korea

Re-Tracing The Land, NARS Foundation, Curator Allison Young, Brooklyn, NY

Triennale Internationale du Papier, Musée de Charmey, Charmey, Switzerland

Recontextualizing the Found, Shiva Gallery, John Jay College, curators Thalia Vrachopolous and Bill Pangburn, New York, NY

2013 Merry Go Round, Muriel Guepin Gallery, New York, NY

Paper Chase, (two person show) Gallery 61, New York Institute of Technology, curated by Jennifer Mitchell, NY

MAPnificent, AIGA Philadelphia space, curator Yulia Tikhonova, Philadelphia, PA

2012 The White Show: Subtlety in the age of Spectacle, Pittsburg Center for the Arts, curated by Vicky A. Clark, Pittsburg, PA

Anywhere But Here, Pelham Art Center, curated by Elizabeth Saperstein and Susan Nathenson, Pelham, NY

Strange Glue, Thompson Gallery, curated by Todd Bartel, Weston, MA

Still Spot, Skylight Gallery, curated by Jaanika Peerna, New York, NY

Art from Dross, Islip Art Museum, curated by Karen Shaw, Islip, NY

2011 Bronx Calling, Bronx Museum, curated by José Ruiz and Wayne Northcross, Bronx, NY

Site 92, Work Permit Approved, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY

ICED, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, curated by Patrick Grenier, Staten Island, NY

Marked Differences, Kentler International Drawing Space, curated by Roberta Waddell, Brooklyn, NY

Divergent Affinities, Wexler Gallery, curated by Barbara Harberger, Philadelphia, PA

2010 Botanical, Hunterdon Arts Museum, curated by Mary Birmingham Clinton, NJ

Spark, Borrow & Steal, Pentimenti Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Degrees of Density, Arkansas Arts Center, curated by Marilyn Symmes, Little Rock, AR

2009 New Work by keyholder artists in Residence, curated by Fabienne Lasserre Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

Of, on or about, Gallery I & ll, curated by Mary Mikel Stump and Timothy Woolsey, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

Projects'09, The Carriage House, Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY Collage & assemblage, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Aubrun, NY

The Balancing Act, Lower East Side Printshop, curated by Edward de Rosario, NYC, NY

Degrees of Density, Kentler International drawing Space, NYC

Urban development, Lower East Side Printshop, NYC Winter exhibit, Lower East Side Printshop, NY

Winter exhibit, Lower East Side Printshop, NYC

2008 Conversations in paint, Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery, curated by Carole Jay, Long Island, NY

Mobilizus, Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore

Small works, 80 Washington square galleries, NYU, New York, NY

Hun International 2008, Hun Gallery, New York, NY

2007 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, Sydney, Australia

Sculpture inside, Bondi pavilion, Sydney, Australia

2004 Infiltrate, Plastic Kinetic Worms, Singapore

Infusion 2004, NAS, Sydney, Australia

ASX Reuters Fonas, National Art School, Sydney, Australia

2003 Sydney art on paper fair, Byron K. Hall, Sydney, Australia

Four New Painters, Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Infusion 2003, NAS, Sydney, Australia

Gallery artists, Robin Gibson Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2002 Sculpture Show, Thursday Plantation, Ballina, Australia

Willoughby Art Prize, Sydney, Australia

Sulman Art Prize, NSW Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Passion for Paper, Mosman Art Gallery, curator Katrina Cashman, Sydney, Australia,

2001 Combined Discipline Show, Cell Block Theatre, NAS, Sydney, Australia

New York Studio School Drawings, NAS, Sydney, Australia

Willoughby Art Prize, NSW, Australia

Drawing in the City, NSW Department of Education, Australia


2016 David Alexander Bennett, Intersectionality, ARTLURKER, July 2016

2014 Sarah Schmerler, The "Here" Atlas, catalogue essay, Kentler International Drawing Space, September 2014

Anonda Bell, "Aliens", "Natives", and the Promise of the "American Dream", From There to Here, Catalogue, Rutgers University, September 2014

Laurent Delaloye, Viviane Rombaldi Seppey, 24 Heures, 5.06.2014

Jean-Paul Gavard-Perret, Viviane Rombaldi Seppey baladine du monde occidental, Blog de l'art helvétique contemporain - April 2014(Link here)

2013 Chip Schwartz, AIGA Philadelphia present "MAPnificent: Artists Use Maps", Knight Arts-March 2013(Link here)

2012 Steve Parks, "The Garbage Barge revisited" in Islip, Long Island Newsday, June 2012

Todd Bartel, "Strange Glue" (Traditional & Avant-garde Collage), 2012

2011 Mary Birmingham, Tracing Identity, Catalogue, Belonging, October 2011

Bronx Calling, Catalogue, The First AIM Biennial, Bronx Museum, July 2011

Roberta Waddell, Marked Differences, Catalogue, Kentler International Drawing Center, June 2011

Edith Newhall, Edgy craft, The Philadelphia Inquirer, January 2011

Benjamin Sutton, Internet Money and Post, Industrial Chic on Silicon Beach, The L Magazine, February 2011

2009 Liz Finnegan, Obsessing over multiple art mediums, Islip Bulletin, August 20, 2009

curated by Marilyn Symmes, Degrees of Density, Catalogue, Kentler International drawing center, June 2009

2008 Nur Shazwany, Transglobal Paths, The PraxisPress, Lasalle College of the arts Singapore, Second Edition p.11, 2008

2006 Viviane Rombaldi Seppey, Awakening the Visible, Textile Fibre Forum magazine no 86, p. 32-34, Australia

2005 Pulp, I-S Weekend, +art p.2, 21.02.2005, Singapore

Life Breathes Paper, Asia Art Archive, 21.02.2005

2003 Lien newsletter, "Hybride" p.2 volume 2, 11.11.2003, Singapore

I-S magazine, SG gallery, 17.11.2003, Singapore

2002 Sculpture , 7th Thursday Plantation East coast show, catalogue

Lenny Ann Low, Exhibitions, Sydney Morning Herald - November 2002

Katrina Cashman, A passion for paper (catalogue), Mosman Art Gallery, May 2002

Grants - Residencies

2016 MASS MoCA residency, North Adams, MA, USA

2011 AIM, Artists in the Marketplace, Bronx Museum, New York, NY

Grant from Dame Joan Sutherland fund, American Australian Association, New York

2010 Bundanon Trust Artist in Residence, West Cambewarra, NSW, Australia

Makanne, Artists-in-Residence House, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

2009 Grant from Dame Joan Sutherland fund, American Australian Association, New York

2008-09 Lower East Side Printshop, Keyholder residency in New York

2007 Grant from the US Consulate General in Sydney


Fidelity Investments, USA

Musée de Charmey, Charmey, Switzerland

Lower East Side Printshop, New York, USA

Bundanon Trust, Bundanon, Australia

Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore

Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, USA

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NY, USA

St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, Australia

Collection at Coventry, Fort Washington, PA, USA

Collection at Coventry, Hong Kong, China


2004 Master of Fine Arts, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT- Australia), at LASALLE-SIA, College of the Arts, Singapore

2001 Bachelor of Fine Arts, National Art School, Sydney, Australia

1985 Master of Science in Education, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland