Diane Cescutti

born in 1998, Chenôve, FR
lives and works in Saint Etienne, FR

Pay attention to what is important, not what is quantifiable.


2021 – 2022 Post- graduate in Art, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Lyon, FRANCE

2019 – 2021 Master of Fine Arts with highest honors, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Nantes, FRANCE

2020 Exchange in Interdisciplinary Pratices and Emerging Forms ( IPEF) program, University

of Houston, USA

2016 – 2019 Bachelor of Fine Arts with highest honors, Ecole des Beaux Arts de Nantes, FRANCE

2018 Exchange in Craft department, textile program, GEIDAI University of the Arts of Tokyo, 




22/06 – 30/07/2023: Nosukaay, le processeur de fil, Petit pavillon, gallery of the French Institute of Senegal in Dakar, Dakar, FRANCE

Group shows


27/02– 16/03/2024 : Disobedient Matter Af-flux : Biennale Transnationale Noire, Oboro art center, Montréal, CANADA


23/11 – 08/12/2023: #WIKIHOW, Fabriquer le futur à la main, gallery of Saint Etienne municipality, Saint Etienne, FRANCE


19/11 – 18/02/2023 1833 : A young lady, a machine and their friendship, Art center Image Imatge, Orthez, FRANCE avec Ulla Von Brandenburg, Tyler Coburn, Guy de Cointet, Lauren Huret, Hana Miletic, fabien Giraud et Raphael Siboni, Laura Huertas Milan

10/22 – 10/23 Restitution of residency Artagon x Art Explora at Hangar Y, Meudon, FRANCE

10/15 – 11/13 12e Price of young creation of St Rémy, Moulin des Arts de St-Rémy, St Rémy, FRANCE

10/07 – 10/09 Soon,there : Sublimating the constant and disseminated flows, Réfectoire des nonnes, Ensba Lyon, Lyon, FRANCE

09/20 – 10/09 Le Clou 2022, Biennale of the young creation of the friends of Nantes museum of Arts, L’atelier, Nantes, FRANCE 


12/01 – 03/01/2022 The wrong biennale, «This word doesn’t exist» Pavillon, ONLINE

09/01 – 09/30 Class of 2021 Circa x Dazed, broadcast, Picadilly Lights, Londres/Yunika Vision, Tokyo/ Kpop Square, Seoul, ENGLAND, JAPAN, KOREA

09/02 – 09/25 Fuck Noel, Exhibition of graduated students, gallery of l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, FRANCE


06/27 – 07/30 Aspiring Artist of Texas exhibition, at Aspiring Artist of Texas, ONLINE


09/07 – 09/09 It Means Haus_opus 1, Chez Marietta Café D’Arvor, Nantes, FRANCE

12/02 – 12/12 Hinge point, galerie de l’Ecole des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, FRANCE


09/07 – 09/09 GEISAI, University des Arts de Tokyo GEIDAI, Tokyo, JAPAN


01/04/2023 – 30/05/2023 Villa Albertine residency in Houston and Marfa, Texas, USA

 08/06/2023 – 30/06/2023 Villa Ndar, Saint Louis, SENEGAL



09/12 – 09/25 Production residency Art explora x Artagon au Hangar Y, Meudon, FRANCE

01/06 – 01/24 Post graduate Art residency at RAW Material art center, Dakar, SENEGAL



02/22 – 03/08 Residency at the convent des clarisses with Zerm collective, Roubaix, FRANCE



03/09 – 03/13 Residency at Chez Marietta Café D’ Arvor, Nantes, FRANCE


08/23 – 09/01 Residency #0: TRACCE: Lo spazio addomesticato at AUT Anomalie Urbane in Transito, Conversano, ITALY

2023 Faku’gesi Awards 2023, Digital Arts

2022 Help for creation from DRAC Auvergne Rhône Alpes

2022 « Matière première » grant Artagon

2020 Exchange grant between University of Houston and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts de 


2016 « Premiere Vision Paris » Price

20/10/2023 Transnational figures: between heritage and fabulation moderated by Oulimata Gueye with Hamedine Kane, Diane Cescutti , Native Maqari & Simon Rouby, Mounir Ayache 

23/05/2023 Computers as weaving, Conference with Mukhtara Ayọtẹjú Adékúnbi Yusuf and Michelle Barnes from the Jubilee Quilt Circle at the Blaffer Art Museum, Houston

09/10/2022 Mutants assembly with L’Ecole des mutants collective, performance, La Bellone, Bruxelles, BELGIUM

03/09/2022 conference on weaving and computation for students in textile and object design – Les Ateliers, Paris, FRANCE

08/28/2021 Mutants assembly with L’Ecole des mutants collective, Performance, Lieu Unique, Nantes, FRANCE


Inteview with Claire Luna for Le Clou 2022 exhibition


Cosmogonies et cosmologies quantiques, Troubles dans les collections

Interview with Circa.Art