Born in 1984 in Paris, Antoine Renard lives and works between Paris and Lourdes, France.
A graduate of the DNSEP art program at the Beaux-Arts in Dijon, in 2008, Antoine Renard has won numerous prizes and residencies, notably the Inkubator Innovator
fellowship (Germany, 2015); the Goethe Institute Residency Prague (Czech Republic, 2017); the Résidence Cheval Noir (with Komplot), Brussels (Belgium, 2018).
In 2019, he was awarded the Occitanie – Medici Prize, and the same year he also received a scholarship for the CNAP’s artistic project and a residency at the Cité
Internationale des Arts in Paris. What’s more, Antoine Renard was the winner of the doctoral program SACRe 2020, from PSL University. His thesis, under the direction
of Pascal Rousseau, focalizes on olfaction as an extension of sculpture.