Curriculum Vitae

Born in Lausanne in 1964
Education
1988 – 1991   School of Visual Arts, BFA (Fine Arts), New York, NY
1983 – 1987   Barnard College, BA (Biochemistry), New York, NY

Profound Education
1964 – today   Life !… 

Parallel Education
2004   Next Generation Yoga Teacher Training Certification for children age 2-7, NYC
2004   Radiant Child Yoga Teacher Training 1 & 2 Certification for toddlers to teenagers, NYC
2000   Reiki I, II, III and Master Certification, NYC
1998 – 1999   Prana Yoga Teacher Training        Certification, Open Center, NYC
1983 – 2013   workshops on holistic medicine, Shiatsu massage, Healing arts, Buddhist & Yoga retreats, Shamanic journeys, icon painting, …

Teaching
From 1998 until 2011, parallel to art making, I taught art and yoga to children and adults in New York City and Connecticut, in private schools: Berkeley Carroll School, Parker Collegiate Institute, Waterside School, Choo Choo Train School;
at the YMCA; privates and in my space.

Gallery and Artists Assistant
From 1889 through 1998, I worked as an administrative assistant for a NYC gallery: Simon Watson; and as an adninistrative and studio assistants for NYC artists: Christian Marclay, Peter Halley et Mary Heilmann.

Exhibitions

Individual:
2017
“Liesse”, The Business Habour, Geneva
“Peintures, œuvres sur papier, KaleiStars”, Salle Araucaria, Commune de Saint-Prex, Saint-Prex
2016
“KaleiStars”, Centre de Soi, Préverenges
“KaleiStars”, Rox & Co, Morges

2015
WIN Conference, Rome
The Emotional Way, from Fear to Love with Faith“, Chateau de Bossey, Bogis-Bossey, Geneva
Étoiles de lumière“, Debiopharm Group, Lausanne
Joie de vivre“, Castel Bois-Genoud, Crissier

2014
L’amour, c’est maintenant“, Salon du Mieux-Vivre, Fribourg
Étoiles kaléidoscopiques“, Farvagny, Switzerland
Amour et lumière“, Ste Anne, Fribourg
Love and Light“, Temple des Pâquis, Geneva Yoga Music Festival, Geneva

2013
Aime ce que tu désires, désire ce que tu aimes, mandalas kaléidoscopiques/carrés de coeur“, Les Hauts de Genolier, Suisse

2012 – 13
L’Art d’être présent, mandalas kaléidoscopiques – carrés de coeur“, Insens, Genève, Suisse

2012
BALANCE/PRÉSENCE“, vitrines d’art contemporain, oloap, Morges, Suisse

2009
Let the Heart Sing … “, Yoga Journal Conference, NY, NY

2007
Infinite Bliss“, Lolita Bar, NY, NY

2003
Expressions of Pleasure“, Dietz Gallery, NY, NY

2001
Dialogues between Heart and Mind, the way home is“, 7th & 2nd Gallery, NY, NY

2000
The Road to Santiago del Compostela“, Dietz Gallery, New York, NY

1996
The Swim Series, Part I“, Galerie Potterat, Lausanne, Suisse
Paintings“, Richart, New York, NY

1993
Symphonies in Tiles“, 55 Vandam Street, NY, NY

Group:

2016
Swiss Art & Design, Genève

2015
Artraction, La cité du temps, Genève

2014
Artraction, Genève
Generali, Nyon
Space Oddity“Artraction, Genève, CH

2012
Car’Art, Crissier, Switzerland

2009
Atlantic Avenue Art Walk, New York, NY
BoCoCa Arts Festival, New York, NY

2007
Homegrown“, curated by Renée Riccardo, David Krut Projects, NY, NY

1999
Trippy World“, Baron/Boisanté Editions, NY, NY

1997
Very Large Array“, Debs & Co, NY, NY

International Think Dinky“, Modern Museum,   Durham, NC

1996
Open Book, The Fourth Annual Exhibition of Art and Text“, Barnard College, New York

1993
The Cadavre Exquis“, The Drawing Center, NY, NY

1991
Women of the 90’s“, curated by Jeanne Siegel, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

Bibliography

2016
Interview by Virginie Claret, “Les KaleiStars d’Anne-Françoise Potterat”,  La Voix des Femmes, September
Alexandra Budde, “Quand la création digitale tisse des liens avec une vision chamanique”, La Côte, May 25

2015
Kaleidoscopic mandalas: an interview with yogic artist Anne-Françoise Potterat, gatheryoga.com, January 22

2012 – 13
SUR • LA • TERRRE

2003
The L Magazine, 15-28 octobre

2000
Ginza, Tokyo, 1, Janvier

1999
Edith Newhall, “Group Shows Not To Be Missed”, New York Magazine, 13 septembre
Kim Levin, “Trippy World”, Village Voice, 13-19 octobre

1996
Edith Newhall, “Anne-Françoise Potterat”, New York Magazine, 8 avril
Jérôme Ducret, “Le Mot et le Tableau”, 24 Heures,  samedi-dimanche, 6-7 juillet
Time Capsule, A Concise Encyclopedia by Women Artists, edited by Robin Kahn

1993
“The Artist’s Life in a Storage Cubicle”, New York Times, Dimanche 12 septembre