Adélia Clavien from Miège (VS) was born in Portugal and has been living in Switzerland since 1981.

Although she spent a long time among the artistic community in Valais, she attended her first painting courses and started photography in St Gall where she lived 10 during years. Curious and passionate, Adélia has been fascinated by Arts since she was young and has been working in the IT domain for over 20 years.
As an artist, she works in an autodidactic and passionate manner. She explores various painting technics (acrylic, charcoal, stained glass, sand, resin epoxy etc) and use her knowledge of photography to created original paintings mixed with photography. 

The various presented themes allow us to escape in a colored and mysterious universe – Adelia’s universe.
Adelia works part-time in order to have more time for her artistic activities (photography, painting, music, dancing). Self-educated, she is multitalented, speaks several languages, plays several music instruments, is comfortable with the new technology, and is a naturally open person. In the course of my career, I have already participated in major international solo and group exhibitions in New York, São Paulo, Berlin, Dubai, Venice, Florence, Miami, Durham, Paris, Rome, Lisbon, Berlin etc. and in April 2023 I opened my own gallery (Art for You) in Sierre.Please feel free to have a look at her personal website (http://www.adelia.ch) 

Some words about my mixed media (photo & painting)

The mixed technique brings an extra dimension to my works because it is full of elements, textures, details and allows me to explore the interactions between the different media and graphic instruments. The use of a mixed technique offers me immense possibilities of expression and allows me to personalize my artistic language. In painting, we speak of a mixed technique when the colored material contains at least two binders of a different nature or heterogeneous materials. In the history of pictorial technique, artists have often mixed materials to achieve their goals. My "POP ART technique" paintings are compositions containing up to 10 photos superimposed and digitally processed.The base photo and several other superimposed photos that come to bring the artistic side to the base photo. For the paintings shown here, I based some famous cinema person’s and myself on portraits of people around me. For the creation of the artistic effects, I used (macro) details of photos, such as cracked walls, old houses, shadows of plants, rusty objects, graffiti/urban registrations, newspapers/readings, etc etc etc. Once the editing done, the digital image is printed on canvas. The canvas is then painted with different media such: Acrylic, Charcoal, Sand, Stained Glass, Plaster, Judas Bitumen, etc. The whole paint is then covered with epoxy resin. Order on aluminium, plexiglas or paper reproduction is possible. The technique "ABSTRACTS" are spontaneous creations that break with a traditional conception of art and do not represent subjects or objects of the natural world, but forms and colors for themselves. Abstract art can dispense with models and free itself from fidelity to visual reality and thus from mimetic plastic creations. In my abstract works I mainly use marble powder, gesso (plaster) to create structures and acrylic and other media.

Don't hesitate to contact me for exhibition's - i'm open!

Exhibitions  

ON GOING and FUTURE exhibitions 2024 

2024: Exhibition "Abstraits & Pop Art » with Miroslav Modev at École Club Migros in Nyon – Swiss - 19 April - 31 May - EXTENDED until 13th Juni

2023/24: Exhibition Adelia Clavien & Animaux-en-résine.ch my gallery ART for YOU GALLERY in Sierre – Swiss - 29 april to 12 July

2024: Group Exhibition "EMPOWER HER" at The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Cairo - with Saphira & Ventura Gallery New York - Egypte - 19 - 22 May

2024: Exhibition with artist Didier Antenen by Eva's House, galeries Pathé au Petit Chêne in Lausanne - Swiss - 28 March until 30 May 2024

2024: Group Exhibition "Bestiaire" at Les Belles Intentions gallery in Sierre - Swiss 7 - 23 June

2024: Exhibition with artist Éliane Müller by Eva's House, galeries Pathé au Petit Chêne in Lausanne - 30 May - 8 August 2024

2024: Group Exhibition Art Basel 3.0 in Basel - with ArtBoxProjects - Swiss 13 - 16 June

2024: Group Exhibition Art Fair Lausanne with Gallery Moshek from Montreux - Swiss 31 October - 3 November

2024: Exhibition virtual "Empowerment Faces" at Galerie United Women Art Movement November

Permanent exhibitions 

2021/2020: Permanent exhibition (member) by Kunst-Unter-Uns Gallery in Lörrach - Germany

2021/2020: Permanent exhibition (member) by Linea Art Gallery in Morges - Swiss

2021/2022: Permanent exhibition pop art and abstract artworks by Ribeira House in Mirandela - Portugal

2020/2021/2022: Permanent exhibition of some artworks (prints in limited and special edition) in Almhaga Art Gallery in Skivarp - Sweeden

2021/2022: Permanent exhibition of pop art artworks by Café Formiga in Mirandela - Portugal

PAST exhibitions 

2024: Group Exhibition "Top Selection Paris" at Gallery Thuillier in Paris, organized by Pitturiamo - France 26 April 9 May

2024: Group Exhibition Cipriarte Venezia Gallery in Venise - with ArtBoxy- Itlay 1 May - 31 May

2024: Exhibition "À voir un soir à Morges" at Espace Artistique LINEA in Morges - Swiss - 26 April from 16pm until 22h pm

2024: Group exhibition "Plurais" at Contemporaneos Gallery - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 8 - 30 March - Extended until 15 Avril 2024

2024: Exhibition at Hotel de Ville in Ollon - Swiss 29 February - 11 April 2024

2023/24: Exhibition ArtFood chez 3T by Steph in Lausanne FINISSAGE on 16 April

2024: Group exhibition "Mulheres que transformam" at Art a3 Gallery - Shopping Parque da Cidade in São Paulo - Brazil - 24 February - 24 March

2024: Exhibition with artist Paola Korga by Eva's House, galeries Pathé au Petit Chêne in Lausanne - Swiss - 1 February until 28 March 2024

2023/24: Exhibition "POP ART" at ART WINE STYLE Bar in Guia - Algarve - Portugal - Extended until 15 March 2024

2024: Exhibition “Frauen Heute” at Kunst-Unter-Uns Gallery in Lörrach – Germany - 3 - 24 March 2024

2024: Group Exhibition "WHEN ART MEETS CARNIVAL" at Cassino Atlântico do Hotel Fairmont - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil - 9 - 17 February 2024

2023/24: Exhibition at Ose Thérapies in Lausanne from 1 December until 4 January 2024 - Swiss

2023: Exhibition with Francina Golay by Eva's House in Lausanne - Swiss - 16 November to 16 December

2023: Group exhibition at "Art Basel Art Week Miami 4.0" in Miami USA - 6 - 10 December

2023: Exhibition with Shilika Roy by Eva's House in Lausanne - Swiss - Extended until 16 November

2023: Group Exhibition at Nicoleta Gallery in Berlin organised by ArtBoxy - participation on screendisplay Germany - 01 until 31 October

2023: Exhibition virtual "Nós Mulheres - We Women" by Up Time Art Gallery – São Paulo - Brésil - 20 September to 20 October

2023: Group exhibition Swiss Art Expo 2023 & in Zurich - virtual participation from September 6 to 10 in Zürich Switzerland

2023: Group Exhibition "GESICHTER" at CoGalerie gallery in Baden-Baden - Germany 26 July until 26 September

2023: Exhibition of resin golf balls painted by me and organized by Animaux en Résine during the Omega Masters European Tournament in Crans-Montana Switzerland - from 29.08 to 3.09

2023: Group Exhibition "In Vivid Colors" by Galerie Saphira & Ventura in New York 19 to 28 July

2023: Exhibition "FACES" at Sky Valet Faro Airport curated by USIA Luxury - Faro in Algarve - Portugal - 1 February extended until middle July

2023: Exhibition/Projection of 2 Pop Art artworks in huge screens from Times Square Manhattan - New York - USA - 24 & 29 June - organized by ArtSpace Innovations

2023: Group Exhibition “Nossos afetos de todos os dias" Morumbi Town Shopping in São Paulo – Brasil – 17 May extended until 30 June

2023: Group Exhibition with artist Gisèle Christe at Eva's House in Lausanne - Swiss - 28 April until 30 June 2023

2023: Group Exhibition at ARTEXPO BASEL organised by ArtBoxy - participation on screendisplay Swiss - 15 -18 June -

2022/23: Exhibition "Pop Art & Abstraits" at Ô Bois Sauvage in Hérémence - Swiss - extended until middle June 2023

2023: Group Exhibition "Reflective Expressions" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery in New York - 23 to 29 May - New York - USA -

2023: Group exhibition "Hors Cadre" with Annick Raynal & Jean-Baptiste Bugnon at Château de la Roche in Ollon - Swiss - 5 until 21 May 2023

2023: Exhibition “Empowerment” at prestigious Shopping Light from São Paulo – Brazil – 8 March until 8 May -

2023: Group Exhibition with artist Dalila Chaoune at Eva's House in Lausanne - Swiss - January to 28 April 2023

2023: Group Exhibition "Urgência Emocional" at Palácio 9 de Julho from Assembleia Legislativa de São Paulo – Brazil 10 to 20 April

2023: Group Exhibition NEW YORK ART EXPO organised by ArtBoxy - virtual participation 17th to 26 April. Thanks to ArtBoxy 2023: Group exhibition “Pop Art” with lauch of book “Le Saladier” from Maria Rigotti at gallery Atelier Ches’Art in Cheseaux-Noréaz - Swiss - 4 until 26 March 2023

2023: Group exhibition “ 4 CHEMINS" with Claude Tièce, Thierry Palaz and Séverine Zufferey at Galerie Au Temps qui Passe in Genolier – Swiss – 18 February until 18 March

2022/2023: Exhibition "Animals" at Ô Fondue Caquelon in Riddes - Swiss - 2 December to 19 March 2023

2023: Group exhibition “Salon d’art Contemporain” with CoGallerie in Paris – France – 27 to 29 January 2023

2022: Exhibition “Pop Art & Musique” at La Rive Lounge Bar Morges - Swiss – Exhibition extended until 27 January 2023

2022: Group exhibition "ART BASEL Art Weeks Miami" in Miami organised by ArtBox Project Miami 3.0 in the artistic district Wynwood in Miami - USA 28 November until 12 December

2022: Group exhibition "Arte Firenze" at Museum Gallery Bellini in Florence -Italy - 5 until 12 November

2022: Group exhibition with Art Screen TV at "Montreux Art Gallery – MAG" Salon d’Art Contemporain at Centre des Congrès de Montreux 2M2C 9 until 13 November

2022: Exhibition "Abstracts & Pop Art" with Richard Rohart at Esquisse Gallery in Nyon - Swiss - 8 to 31 October

2022: Group exhibition"Lisboa International Contemporary Exhibition 2022" – 8 to 14 October - at Atelier Natalia Gromicho - Lisbon - Portugal

2022: Exhibition and dedication with the writer Philippe Fouillouse (covers of books of my authorship) at the Pasqui Gallery in St. Étienne - France - 13 until 16 October

2022: Group exhibition "VerSION d'ART" - Group exhibition with 13 sculptors at Domaine des Îles de Sion in Sion - Switzerland - 13 June to 18 de September - extended to 19 October

2022: Group exhibition "Art Fair Lausanne" with Linear Art Gallery Morges - Lausanne - Swiss - 29 September to 2 October

2022: Exhibition "Empowerment" at Pinacoteca Municipal de São Caetano do Sul - São Paulo - Brasil - 18 mai until 5 August (extended until 9 Septembre)

2022: Exhibition "Pop Art & Abstraits" at Brasserie Hotel de Ville in Geneva - Swiss - 3 June to 31 July

2022: Group exhibition and SOLO by Saphira & Ventura Gallery "Contemporary Concept" in New York from 23 to 31 May and "SOLO show" from 16 to 27 June and NFT New York at 22 June - Adelia will be present at Solo one - USA

2022: Group exhibition's ARTBOXY - UrbanSide Gallery in Zürich– Lelie Galerij in Amsterdam, Netherland - Thomson Galerie in Zug, Swiss - 1 to 30 May

2022: Exhibition "Pop Art & Abstraits" at Auberge la Balance in Daillens - Swiss - 11 January to 10 July (extendend)

2022: Group exhibition "Art Basel 2022" 17 to 19 June at Hotel Hyperion in Basel - Swiss - Organised by Art Screen TV

2022: Group exhibition's "Golden Artists 2022" – 7th to 13 May 2022 at Atelier Natalia Gromicho - Lisbon - Portugal

2022: Exhibition “Empowerment" Morumbi Town Shopping in São Paulo – Brasil – 4 March to 4 April - extended until 30 April

2022: Group exhibition Art Shoping at "Carrousel du Louvre" in Paris - France - 8 - 9 - 10 April 2022

2022: Exhibition "Longing Image" at Dubai Universal Exhibition -Dubai - United Emirates UAE - 26 until 31 March2022

2022: Exhibition "Abstraits" at École Club Migros in Nyon - Swiss - 1 February to 28 March

2022: Exhibition "Pop Art" at Alambic Lounge Bar in Morges - Swiss - 17 January to 19 February

2020/2021/2022: Exhibition "Abstraits" at Clinique CIC Clarens

2022: Group exhibition "Come together" by Kunst Unter Uns Gallery in Lörrach - 9 March to 3 April - Germany

2022: Group exhibitions "Winter Digital" 11 February until 11 March by Artsy - Swiss - Organised by Art Screen TV

2022: Group exhibition "Downtown Chiado 2022" – 5th February 2022 at Atelier Natalia Gromicho - Lisbon - Portugal

2022: Group exhibition "New Expressions" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery in New York – USA - 26 January to 7 February

2021: Group exhibition "Arte que nos Une" at Centro Cultural dos Correios in São Paulo - Brasil - 9 October to 10 December 2021: Group exhibition "Montreux Art Gallery – MAG" Salon d’Art Contemporain in Montreux - 10 to 14 November

2020/2021: Permanent exhibition Gallery Linea-Art in Morges – Swiss

2021: Group exhibition "Global Visions" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery in New York - USA - 29 October to 16 November

2021: Group exhibition "ART-GLAND 2021" organized by Association des Peintres et des Sculpteurs de la Côte – Gland - 21 au 31 October

2021: Group exhibition "Galerie du Marché Prestige & Swiss Lebanon" Galerie Prestige in Montreux - 14 to 20 October - Opening of works in favor of Lebanon

2021: Group exhibition at Art Gallery Vichy in Vichy - France - 25 September bis 30 October

2021: Exhibition Pop Art at Golf Club House in Puidoux – Swiss – 18 September to 8 October

2021: Exhibition at Kunst-Unter-Uns Gallery in Lörrach - Germany - 3 to 14 August

2021: Exhibition virtual "Nós Mulheres - We Women" by Up Time Art Gallery – São Paulo - 1 June to 10 August 2021

2021: Exhibition "OPEN HOUSE by the artist" saturday 10 July from 2pm to 19pm in TRELEX

2021: Exhibition virtual solo "Film Inspiration" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery – New York - 27 May to 5 July 2021

2021: Exhibition "Portraits & Abstracts" by Incognito Barb'hair Shop in Lausanne - Swiss- 9 March to 29 May 2021

2021: Group exhibition "ArtBox.Projet Barcelona 1.0" digitally participation in Barcelona - Spain - 2 to 7 Mai 2021

2021: Group exhibition "Divino Feminino" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery – New York - Virtual exhibition 25 March until 8 May 2021

2021: Group virtual exhibition "O Sagrado em cada um de nós" digitally participation Art Time Up Gallery in São Paulo - Brasil - 2 April to 15 May 2021

2021: Group exhibition "Don't stop us now" virtual exhibition by Espace Atelier Lu Monin - Pully - Swiss- March 2021

2021: Group exhibition "Women Empowerment" virtual exhibition by Up Time Art Gallery - São Paulo - Brasil- 2 to 29 March 2021

2020/2021: Group exhibition "Artists Love NYC" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery – New York - Virtual exhibition 15 December & Physical March and May 2021

2021: Exhibition "Abstracts & Portraits" at Gallery Murandaz in Nyon - 11th February to 26th March - Cancelled because of Covid19

2020: Group exhibition "Arte pede Passagem" by stylist Bernardo Akel Bespoke in São Paulo – Brasil – from 27 November to 27 December

2020: Group exhibition "Vivez l'Art" by A Ventana in São Paulo – Brasil – from 15 December to 15 January

2020: Group exhibition "Humanistic Revival" by Saphira & Ventura Gallery – New York - Physical exhibition 19 november and Virtual exhibition from 12 Nov. until 4 Dec.

2020: Virtual group exhibition "Projet artistique Swiss Lebanon Org" 1 December - More informations at https://www.animaux-en-resine.ch/fondation-swiss-lebanon

2020: Group exhibition in Le'Bou Art Bar São Paulo - Brasil - from 29 October to 29 November

2020: Group exhibition "Montreux Art Gallery – MAG" Salon d’Art Contemporain in Montreux - CANCELLED because of COVID19

2020: Virtual individual & group exhibition "Mercado Arte" from 1 August to 30 September

2020: Group exhibition "Swiss Art Expo 2020" in Zürich from 20 to 24 August

2020: Group exhibition "Lisbona Contemporanea" Atelier Natalia Gromicho in Lisbon - Portugal from 5 to 11 September

2020: Virtual exhibition "Empowerment" in São Paulo for the projet Linha Cultural do Metro - Brasil - from 5 to 25 September

2020: Exhibition “Visions” Atelier Lu Monin in Lausanne from 24 to 26 July

2020: Group exhibition gallery Studio Art Unlimited in Geneva from 2 to 13 Juni

2020: Group exhibition virtuel participation "Arte & VirTus" PassepARTout Inconventional Gallery in Milan – Italy - Details follow

2020: Group exhibition virtuel participation "Art for World Peace" Be One Gallery in Singapour – 14 to 28 April

2020: Group exhibition "Regards de Femmes" gallery Ecole Club Migros in Nyon from 7th to 3 th March - Prolonged to August 2020

2020: Group exhibition ArtBox Gallery in Zürich from 15th February until 14 May - In reason of Covid19 April the Gallery is closed

2020: Exhibition "Vaches d'Hérens" at gallery from Petite auberge de Lannaz in Evolène von 1st February to 22 March

2019: Group exhibition "Art Basel Art Weeks Miami" digitally participation in Miami from 2th to 8th December

2019: Group exhibition "Calici D'Arte" Palazzo comunale de Montecasaro Italy 23 & 24 November

2019 - 2020: Exhibition at Grotto de la Fontaine Sion 16th November to 11th January 2020

2019: Group exhibition in Congress Center 2M2C Montreux 6 to 10 November

2019: Group exhibition gallery Scuola Grande San Teodoro "Arte Venezia" in Venise Italy 21 to 29 September

2019: Group exhibition from Lozart "Eveil numérique" in Geneva from 13th to 15th September

2019: Group exhibition Galerie Diana Achtzig "Frauenporträts der Berliner Schule" in Berlin in Germany from 16th August to 12th September

2019: Group exhibition Swiss Art Expo & ArtBox Project in Zürich 15 to 19 August

2019: Exhibition at gallery Esquisse in Nyon 5 to 28 July

2019: Group exhibition gallery Medina Roma in Rome Italy 21 Juni to 21 July

2019: Exhibition gallery Kramer Krieg in Lausanne May 9 - 25

2019: Exhibition gallery La Maison de la Treille in  Sion January 4 - 25

2018: Exhibition by K. Dunn & S. MCgeary in Durham USA October 11 - 31 (prolonged until 31 December)

2018: Exhibition Salon de l’art contemporain in Lyon September 28 - 30 

2018: Group exhibition gallery Place Suisse des Arts “MyBestArt” in Lausanne August 10 - 25

2018: Group exhibition “Nus & Erotique” gallery Petit Chêne in Lausanne 5 July to 31 August

2018: Exhibition gallery Petit Chêne in Lausanne May 1 - 31 

2018: Exhibition gallery Esquisse in Nyon April 5 - 22

2017: Exhibition Espace de la Grenette in Nyon August 26 - September 9

2015: Group exhibition TrelezArts in Trélex May 8-10

2021: Member of CM PREMIUM du groupe CM Création - France https://adelia.ch/Interviews/CMPremium.pdf>

2021: Membre de CoGallerie Berlin & Karslruhe - Allemagne http://www.cogalerie.de/künstler/adelia-fr/

2021: Membre de FIne Art America - USA https://fineartamerica.com/profiles/adelia-clavien

2021: Member of Art24 World - Swiss https://art24.world/en/artist/e9d01de5-9486-11ec-9352-5a42b94feb89

2021: Member of Screen Art TV on Artsy - Suiça https://www.artsy.net/partner/art-screen-tv/artists/adelia-clavien

2022: Member of gallery Kunst-Unter-Uns – Lorräch – Germany https://kunst-unter-uns.de/category/adelia-clavien/

2021: Member of Aletheia Gallery- Argentina https://hgmar50.wixsite.com/galeria-aletheia/nuestros-artistas

2021: Member of ART du Valais in Swiss https://artduvalais.ch/page/artiste.php?IDartist=6

2021: Member of Culture du VALAIS / WALLIS Kultur - Swiss https://agenda.culturevalais.ch/fr/artist/show/543

2021: Member of Animaux en Résine in Blonay - Swisss https://www.animaux-en-resine.ch/boutique-ad%C3%A9lia-clavien

2021: Member from Usia Luxury - Lisbonne https://usia.co.uk/clavien.php

2021: Member of Linea-Art Gallery - Morges - Schweiz https://linea-art.ch/artiste-portrait-adelia-clavien/

2020: Member of Swiss Artists portal - Swiss https://swiss-artists.ch/

2020: Member of Almhaga-Art-Gallery Sweeden / NYC USA https://www.almhaga-art-gallery.se/artists

2020: Member of ISCA International Society of Contemporary Art http://www.isca.nu

Since ARTAVITA, virtual schowroom modern Art - https://artavita.com/artists/21787-adelia-clavien

Since 2019: Member Loft & Décoration, virtual schowroom "Artistes du monde" https://loftetdecoration.com/adelia-clavien-une-technique-mixte/

Since

2023: Designer of cover and songs of the album "Acoustic music world" of Sonia Mazza - to see on Youtube https://youtu.be/Ui0PVRA3BUk

2023: Designer of the cover of the book "Le viel homme et la mine" by writter Philippe Fouillouse

2022: Designer of the cover of the book "Les rêves d'un chat sont peuplés de souris" by writter Philippe Fouillouse

2021: Designer of the cover of the book "La jeune fille oubliée" by writter Philippe Fouillouse

2021: Designer of the cover of the book "Code Livingstone" by writter Philippe Fouillouse

2021: Designer of the cover of the book "Une goutte de sang dans l'Océan" by writter Philippe Fouillouse

2012: Year long exhibition of photography and paintings available at the Raiffeisen Bank Head Office in Lausanne, at the Head Technology Office (SOI) LS in Lausanne, at Generali Nyon and other institutions

2009: Contributes and publishes photography books for the Publishing House Chiado Editora in Lisbon, Portugal -Profits from selling these books are given to the following charities “Meninos de Oiro” et “Abraço”

2007-2008: Took part into the group exhibition “Tous Photographes”, Musée de l'Elysée in Lausanne

Site publique d’exposition collective de photographies: http: //olhares.sapo.pt/Adelita

 

 

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