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Claire Fontaine

Lives and works in Palermo, Italy


Claire Fontaine is a feminist, conceptual artist, created collaboratively by Fulvia Carnevale and James Thornhill inn Paris in 2004. This Italian-British artist duo label themselves Claire Fontaine’s ‘assistants’, producing a mixture of text, neon and collage works under this pseudonym. Since 2018, Claire Fontaine has been living and working from Palermo, in the historical centre of Kalsa. A self-declared readymade artist, Fontaine’s name was taken from a popular brand of French exercise books a...Read more