Léa Dumayet, born in 1990, graduated from Beaux-Arts in Paris in 2014, lives and works between Paris and Milan.
Her works have been featured at several exhibitions, notably in Paris: Galerie Chloé Salgado (2019), Galerie La Forest Divonne (2018), Galerie CROUS (solo exhibition 2015, then collective 2019), Galerie Un-spaced (2017), Galerie Perrotin (2016), Galerie Arondit (2018), Galerie Laure Roynette (2019), Galerie Bertrand Grimont (2017), Villa Belleville (2019).
Also in France, as part of group exhibitions at the Center d’Art Contemporain de Saint-Restitut (2016), at La Maison des Arts de Bages (2019), and on the occasion of Biennials at the Caillebotte Property in Yerres (2016) ), at the Musée d’Issy-les-Moulineaux (2017), or even at the CRAC Champigny (2018)
She has been in residence at the Escola de Artes Visuais do Parque Lage in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil (2013), at the Residence Pollen in Monflanquin in France (2016), for the Land-Art project in Obonjan in Croatia (2017), and most recently at La Via Farini and Fonderia Battaglia in Milan, Italy (2019-2020).
Léa Dumayet’s work has also traveled to London for the Ghost exhibition at Guest Project Space (2018), at the Jefferson Market Library in New York (2018), at the Aegina Museum in Greece (2015).
Her studio Le Midi, in Montreuil, has received the Hatvany Prize (2017), and will exhibit at the Tignous Contemporary Art Center, in Montreuil in November 2021.