Ludovic Bernhardt

(*1975, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France)

Ludovic Bernhardt is an artist and writer, a graduate of Le Fresnoy - Studio national des arts contemporains and the Duperré School of Applied Arts. He currently lives and works in Paris, after having lived in Istanbul for six years. Through installation and experimental literature, he questions certain “symptoms” of the present by deconstructing a set of cartographies based on the manipulation of political identification signs. He is represented by SANATORIUM gallery in Istanbul. He has taken part in several exhibitions and art fairs in France, Turkey, Austria, Poland, India, Switzerland, Portugal, China and Greece, and was co-curator of the exhibitions Hyphologie and Fragments Of A Hologram Rose in Istanbul. Ludovic Bernhardt has also worked extensively with the artist-run space Plateforme in Paris. His latest book Work Bitch is published by Editions Jou. His next book Reactor 3 (Fukushima) will be published by LansKine in early 2021.