ANTOINE CATALA (born in Toulouse, France) lives and works in New York and has exhibited extensively both in the U.S. and abroad. Recent solo exhibitions include: Distant Feel, curated by Tina Kukielski and Alex Klein, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (2015), New Feelings at 47 Canal, NY (2014), and Heavy Words, curated by Florence Derieux at Peep-Hole, Milan (2014). His work has also been included in Archeo, High Line, New York; Meanwhile...Suddenly and Then, 12 Biennale de Lyon, France; ProBio, MoMA PS1, New York.
The primary tools that I use are my obsessions: the physicality of image or solid language. Physical transformations, translations (in the mathematical sense of the word, a sliding from point A to point B), deformations, or mutations.