Thomas Gaugain, Rennes Babylone, black silk ribbon, pins and linen, 2022


Thomas Gaugain, tests of vegetable dyes for the Babylone project, May 2022


Thomas Gaugain, (…) (…), 2019

21 × 25 × 0,5 cm, porcelain, high temperature cooking paper, syrian milkweed felt, needle lace, cotton thread


Thomas Gaugain, Survivance ordinaire, 2022

print on paper, 2 silk ribbons, 46 nails, in a box, 12 × 12 × 3,5 cm

production : La Criée centre d’art contemporain, with the support of Région Bretagne setting the project of “Contre vents et marées” in collaboration with a.c.b – art contemporain en Bretagne


Rennes Babylone

Thomas Gaugain

Woman's prison in Rennes

At the occasion of its artistic cycle Lili, la rozell et le marimba, La Criée invites the artist Thomas Gaugain for the production of a multiple and then for a creative residency project around the gestures of vernacular, in the penitentiary center for women of Rennes from May to July 2022.




Lili, the Rozell and the Marimba

Lotte Arndt, Jean-Roch Bouiller, Baptiste Brun, John Cornu, Katia Kameli, Sophie Kaplan, Émilie Renard