“I am not what I am” 


“It’s flabbergasting in seeing to what degree people think it is normal to be alive. All my focus is to reveal this strangeness of being in the world and disfigurement in art is one of these ways to reactivate our attention.”    Olivier de Sagazan
At first a painter and sculptor, Olivier is more and more working in the living arts (performance, dance, theater).  His performances have led to numerous collaborations with artists from the world of cinema, dance, fashion and music, such as :

  • FKA Twigs

  • Mylène Farmer

  • Gareth Pugh, Nick Knight

  • Mario Sorrenti,

  • Ron Frick for Samsara

  • Sølve Sundsbø

  • Nick Antosca

  • Bartosz Konopka

  • Qiu Yang

  • Wim Vandekeybus

  • David Wahl pour le Vive le Sujet Festival d’Avignon 2021

  • Bibliography : 

    Le Fantôme dans la machine   –  Transfiguration   –   Quand le visage perd sa face   –   La Violence en Art   –  Carnet d’atelier d’Olivier de Sagazan   –   Propos sur la violence de l’art, la violence dans l’art