Valérie Hasson-Benillouche founded Galerie Charlot in 2010 with the desire to defend innovative practices in contemporary art. Attentive to artistic experimentation, the Galerie Charlot develops a reflection around the relationship between art, technology and science.
Thanks to her pioneering attitude, Valérie Hasson-Benillouche creates a place dedicated to contemporary art where her expertise in the world of digital art brings together artists, collectors and scientists. The Galerie Charlot calendar is punctuated by conferences and performances around digital art and its place within contemporary art. The Gallery exhibits emerging, mid-career and established artists alike.
Partnerships with galleries, institutions, curators develop the influence of the gallery internationally as well as participation in festivals, exhibitions outside the walls, round tables and fairs in Paris, Basel, Brussels, NY...
Partner of the Nemo Festival, member of the Arcadi jury, and Laguna Price Venezia, Valerie was part of the reflection committee of SIGGRAPH Paris, participates in conferences at Elektra-Montreal, ArtBrussel, Arselctronica-Linz... She develops specific projects with companies such as Hermes, Société Générale, Audemars Piguet, Oddo Bank, C21 Hotels, Shisheido... She is a member of the CPGA and is part of the Committee of the FHDN Foundation, Digital and Digital Humanities Foundation.
Valérie and her team are dedicated to the development of digital art as a major art, an integral part of contemporary art.