Benedicte Gauthier, born in France , has participated in the production of films in France and the United states during the last 15 years.
She got involved in Fine Art, Independent Filmmaking, Art Videos. As she gained experience, she was compelled to undertake advanced Cinema studies, and she majored in cinema production in 2001, at the University of Paris VIII, France.
She directed numerous shorts films, and co- directed critically acclaimed INTERSECTIONS: NEW YORK with her sister, Emmanuelle
In 2005 , Benedicte directed a documentary on The Peace University in Costa Rica, entitled IMAGINING PEACE.
In 2006 , she directed a Documentary on Pop Artist ULTRA VIOLET
In February 2006, she participated in an Art group show at Westbeth Gallery, currated by Gregory Moss.
In March 2006 for the DIVA Art Fair in NYC , she presented new bodies of works
comprising of a new Art video titled : NIGHT AND DAY , along with new paintings and photographs.
She participated at Diva with the gallery: Intersectionsnewyorkpresents with artists Dennis Oppenheim and Emmanuelle Gauthier.
Along with this site you can see her paintings here www.benedictegauthier.blogspot.com
In October 2006, her video about Ultra Violet was presented as part of an exhibition at the Kampa Museum in Prague. Her video played along with the work of great artists Andy Warhol. Sol Lewitt, Pierre Alechinsky,
She Had Art videos being played at Scope London , and part as the new Pam project with Lee Wells.
Her videos were also presented and shown at the July 2007 / 2008 Scope Art Fair, an event which took place in the Hamptons , Long Island .
Bene has been really active following on the Tracks of INTERSECTIONS: NEW YORK , interviewing , visiting Artists studios , documenting the vibrant downtown art scene with her video-portraits. (Featuring Andres Serrano , Cecilia Rhodes , Augusto Boal , Shelby Voice, Rick Castro , Ivy Nicholson , K48 , Slava Mogutin , Gandalf Gavan , Travis Burki )
In 2007 , She was part of a residency at the Watermill Center with the Cave Gallery , documenting Butoh dancers , collaborating with Jeremy Slater
She shows her work regularly with Intersections Gallery , Perpetual Art Machine , and is part of various exhibitions and art fairs.
In 2013-14, she worked on a film project with Victoria Neel and showed her paintings at Jb Galerie throughout July 2014 , 13 rue d' Ormesson, 75004 Paris.
This exhibition was also in collaboration with Victoria Neel and was called "Les Oiseaux sans Ciel, Requiem des Fous" , " Animaux Fantastiques , Chouettes et Compagnie "
Bene is currently working on new paintings and a new series to be called "Histoire et Nature"
She can be contacted via email at
Art is essential , and lives forever
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