Cyril Duval (b. 1977, Paris), working under the fictional alter-ego brand name item idem, is an artist and designer, producing work situated within the intersection of conceptual practices, visual communication, industrial design, marketing/branding, & public art. Duval’s work has been exhibited at Centre Georges Pompidou (Paris), Garage Center for Contemporary Culture (Moscow), MoMA PS1 (New York), Mori Art Museum (Tokyo), Palais de Tokyo (Paris), Performa 13 (New York), Frieze Art Fair (London), NADA Art Fair (Miami), & the New Museum (New York) among others. He is also the founding member & co-president of Shanzhai Biennial.
Shanzai Biennial Projects: 2014 Shanzhai Biennial No. 3, Project Native Informant for Frieze Art Fair, London 2014 Shanzhai Biennial No. 3, Project Native Informant, London 2014 The Shanzhai Library by Shanzhai Biennial, DISown, Red Bull Studios, New York 2014 Shanzhai Biennial for global lifestyle/fashion brand TELFAR Autumn/Winter 2014 runway show 2013 Shanzhai Biennial No. 2, Centre Pompidou, Paris 2013 Shanzhai Biennial for global lifestyle/fashion brand TELFAR Spring/Summer 2014 presentation in collaboration with Future Brown (Fatima Al Qadiri, Nguzunguzu, J-Cush) & MOCAtv, New York 2013 Shanzhai Biennial No. 2, ProBio, Expo 1/MoMA PS1, New York 2013 Shanzhai Biennial Presents: TASTE®-Makers™, New Museum Next Generation Triennial Party, New York 2012 Shanzhai Biennial No. 1, Beijing Design Week, Beijing