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© Raphaële Bezin, L’ESPACE COMMUN, 2018
© Raphaële Bezin, L’ESPACE COMMUN, 2018

Participation call

This year, the West End Hotel welcomes young artists from the Provence Côte d’Azur region.

© OVNi Folies! (titre de la 8e édition)
© OVNi Folies! (titre de la 8e édition)

8th Edition : OVNi Folies !

© Revues de presse
© Revues de presse

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Prix 2021

© Hayoug Kim, The life story of GD, 2021
© Hayoug Kim, The life story of GD, 2021

Opening of OVNi in hotels

© ORLAN - Weeping women are angry n°1, 2019, photographic print Epson P20 000 on Hanemühle William Turner 210g, 62 x 43 in, 2019
© ORLAN - Weeping women are angry n°1, 2019, photographic print Epson P20 000 on Hanemühle William Turner 210g, 62 x 43 in, 2019

ORLAN takes over the city

La déferlante ORLAN va envahir la galaxie OVNi. Venez découvrir ses œuvres égrenées dans la ville du 19 novembre au 5 décembre.

© Jérémy Griffaud, Contre-Nature, 2021
© Jérémy Griffaud, Contre-Nature, 2021

Opening OVNi into 109

L'édition OVNi 2021, "a lion in the room", fédère les acteurs du pôle 109 pour l'ouverture de l'événement et annonce toute l'énergie qui se déploie dans les différents lieux participants.

© ORLAN - Le plan du film, WindsoR
© ORLAN - Le plan du film, WindsoR

"Le plan du film" ["The Movie Plan"] at the WindsoR Hotel

From October, the artist ORLAN, guest of honour of the 2021 OVNi festival, will take over the hall of the WindsoR hotel with 6 light boxes from her series "Le Plan du film" from 1989 to 2001.

© Jérémy Griffaud, 2021
© Jérémy Griffaud, 2021

Poush Manifesto

OVNi takes off for POUSH Manifesto in Clichy on the weekend of October from 1 to 03, 2021

©Michael Rugier - Life
©Michael Rugier - Life

2021 Edition

OVNi is back for its 7th edition!
From November 19 to December 05, 2021

© Muriel Mayette-Holtz, marraine d'OVNi 2021
© Muriel Mayette-Holtz, marraine d'OVNi 2021

Our 2021 Patron

Muriel Mayette-Holtz. Director of the "théâtre de Nice" and first woman to ever lead the Villa Médicis in Roma.

© Benoit  Barbagli, Le temps du feu, Aire Saint-Michel, 2020
© Benoit Barbagli, Le temps du feu, Aire Saint-Michel, 2020

Benoit Barbagli

From 10th April to 30th September 2021, Benoit Barbagli is taking over the lobby of the Windsor Hotel.

©Olivier Anrigo, Vue de l'installation, 2021
©Olivier Anrigo, Vue de l'installation, 2021

SHU LEA CHEANG

PROPOSAL BY OVNI, coproduced with the Museum of Asian Art and curated by Florent To Lay, with Banyi Huang. 

© Olivier Anrigo 2021
© Olivier Anrigo 2021

MAI LING Collective - Dialogues (exhibition)

©Victoria Stipa, Ovni ouvre la fenêtre, 2020
©Victoria Stipa, Ovni ouvre la fenêtre, 2020

"OVNi, open the window!"

A project by Pia Maria Martin and her students, a co-operation with the Villa Arson Nice
17th, 18th and 19th of December from 6pm to 8pm Façades of the Windsor Hotel

© Infinite village, OVNI, 2020
© Infinite village, OVNI, 2020

Infinite village

A project of "The Heart for Heart Program", (Manifesta).
Sunday 20th of December, from 2pm - 7pm and Sunday 17th of January 2021 , from 2pm-7pm at the Windsor Hotel.

© Sara Sadik, Lacrizotiek, 2020, emergence
© Sara Sadik, Lacrizotiek, 2020, emergence

The 2020 edition is postponed

©Fabien Boitard - Galerie Dupré&Dupré
©Fabien Boitard - Galerie Dupré&Dupré

A new team !

The independent curator, Florent To Lay, has joined the 2020 OVNi team !

© Pia Maria Martin (Galerie Reinhard Hauff)
© Pia Maria Martin (Galerie Reinhard Hauff)

Antichambre Fair in Paris

In 2020, the OVNi festival takes part in the Antichambre fair with a video by the artist Pia Maria Martin...