François Bauchet

François Bauchet was born in 1948 in Montluçon (France). He studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Bourges. From 1978 to 1982, he was a lecturer at the École des Beaux-Arts in Mâcon. Since 1982, he has been a lecturer at the École des Beaux-Arts in Saint-Etienne. In 1983, his first project which was carried out with the support of the VIA entitled "C'est aussi une chaise" (It is also a chair), was presented at the Salon des Artistes Décorateurs (SAD). In 1987, he took part in the Documenta 8 in Kassel in Germany. From 1984 to 1998, he worked with the galerie Neotu. François Bauchet combines scenography, interior architecture and design. His projects range widely fromthe design of the Fondation Cartier in Jouy-en-Josas, window displays and reception area furniture for the Centre d'art de Vassivière-en-Limousin, the reception area of the musée d'Art et d'Industrie in Saint-Etienne. He designed furniture of the café at the Jeu de Paume, as well as furniture for the park of the château d'Azay-le-Rideau. In 2000, the musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris organised a solo exhibition of his work. Since 1999, he has been collaborating with the Galerie kreo for whiwh he creates new pieces, including the « Module » collection in 2001, and the « Hadar » collection in 2003. In 2002, François Bauchet was designated "Créateur de l'année" at the Salon du meuble de Paris. His furniture and objects are currently produced by several editors as Cinna, Ercuis, GHM, Haviland, Ligne Roset, Thevenon… En 2013, Galerie kreo organized a new solo exhibition for his “Cellae” Collection, showing several pieces made of materials that have never been used before in furniture: technical felt and resin. His pieces belong to the permanent collections of the FNAC Paris, the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, the Lisbon Design Museum, and the Indianapolis Museum of Art

Solo shows:
François Bauchet 74 | cellae
 
François Bauchet 24 | Francois Bauchet | “Collection Hadar”
 
François Bauchet 10 | François Bauchet
 
Group shows:
François Bauchet Design Miami / Basel 2017
 
François Bauchet 106 |
 
François Bauchet PAD Paris 2017
 
François Bauchet TEFAF Maastricht 2017
 
François Bauchet 104 | “silvershadow”
 
François Bauchet 103 | “monobloc”
 
François Bauchet 100 I
 
François Bauchet PAD Paris 2016
 
François Bauchet 94 | “Réunions de familles”
 
François Bauchet 88 | shades of variety
 
François Bauchet 85 | Only wood
 
François Bauchet 84 | To be continued
 
François Bauchet 83 | des formes utiles
 
François Bauchet 82 | contrast control
 
François Bauchet 81 | « a light introduction »
 
François Bauchet 80 | « convergences » - PARIS
 
François Bauchet 75 | « O.K. »
 
François Bauchet 73 | Autour du cou
 
François Bauchet
 
François Bauchet 69 | Tandem
 
François Bauchet 58 | 10 printemps en automne
 
François Bauchet 57 | combinaison
 
François Bauchet 48 | Tabourets
 
François Bauchet 47 | a black show...
 
François Bauchet 46 | zero compromise
 
François Bauchet 29 | Cohabitation
 
François Bauchet 27 | Miroirs
 
Publications:
François Bauchet Z 2009 - Aujourd'hui plus qu'hier et moins que demain - 59 designers réunis par la passion
 
François Bauchet Z 2006 - Galerie Kreo : Seize nouvelles pièces, un nouveau lieu
 
François Bauchet 2000 - Bauchet : François Bauchet
 
François Bauchet 1999 - Bauchet à Vallauris
 
François Bauchet 1987 - François Bauchet - Formes adressées
 
Available pieces:
"HADAR" CONSOLE - WENGE + RAL 8022
Cellae Bench
CELLAE BENCH
Cellae Console
CELLAE CONSOLE
Cellae Desk
CELLAE DESK
Cellae Desk
CELLAE DESK
Cellae Grey Coffee Table
CELLAE GREY COFFEE TABLE
Cellae H3
CELLAE H3
Cellae H3 Wall-mounted shelf
CELLAE H3 WALL-MOUNTED SHELF
Cellae H5
CELLAE H5
Cellae H6
CELLAE H6
Cellae H6
CELLAE H6
Cellae Ivory Coffee Table
CELLAE IVORY COFFEE TABLE
Cellae Table
CELLAE TABLE
Cuzco
CUZCO
Cuzco
CUZCO
Duo
DUO
Duo Desk
DUO DESK
Melancholia Mirror
MELANCHOLIA MIRROR
Open Sideboard
OPEN SIDEBOARD
Stool
STOOL
"AZO" ROUND TABLE