born 1971 in Cherville-Mézières, France
lives and works in Bruxelles, Belgium
"Xavier Noiret-Thomé's painting is dense, thick, deep, mineral, sedimented and sumptuous; it is also enchanting and light and even gently ironic."
Jean-Marc Huitorel quoted from the catalogue:
Musée Arthur Rimbaud, Xavier Noiret-Thomé (26.4 - 23.6.02),
Charleville-Mézière 2002, S. 41
After completing his study of Fine Arts in Rennes in 1995, Xavier Noiret-Thomé spent some time in the Contemporary Art Centre of Domaine de Kerguehennec. From 1996 to 1997, he lived in the residence of Rijksakademie Van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam. In 1999, he got an atelier at the Paul Gauguin Museum, in Pont-Aven. In 2001 he was awarded the Prijs van de Jonge Belgische Schilderkunst (Young Belgian painter prize) by the Académie Royale des Beaux-Arts of Brussels. In 2005 he was chosen by the French Academy in Rome to spend some time in the Villa Médicis. Since 2000, he has worked in Charleville-Mézières and Brussels. Since 2005 Xavier Noiret-Thomé is professor in l'ENSAV La Cambre in Brussels.
More info: http://www.noiret-thome.com
Artists of the Gallery
John M Armleder
Christian Carle Catafago
SADIK KWAISH ALFRAJI
Catharina van Eetvelde