“French artist Paradeis’s images seem like mysterious and exquistely edited moments from films…” (source: Autofocus)
“Florence Paradeis obtained a national diploma in plastic expression (DNSEP) in 1989 in Metz2.
She shows her work in numerous exhibitions and publications, in France and abroad. In 1994, she received the Villa Médicis Award outside the walls, which enabled her to finance a stay in the United StatesNote 1. During her stay in North America in 1994, she worked in particular on desert and peri-urban landscapes2.
Back in France, she acquired a notoriety and was mentioned in 1995 in the opportunities at affordable prices of the International Contemporary Art Fair (FIAC) 4. She lives and works in Paris where she is represented by the gallery In Situ. Florence Paradeis also teaches plastic arts at the Paris-Val de Seine National School of Architecture, as well as photography and video at the École des Beaux-Arts in Gennevilliers5.
She received a fellowship from the National Center for Visual Arts in 2008.” (source: https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florence_Paradeis)