Valentin is an architect, researcher and
photographer from France.
Currently based in Paris, Valentin previously
worked at OMA/AMO with Rem Koolhaas where he participated in Countryside, the future, a research and
exhibition project in Guggenheim New York. In 2021, he took part in the Venice
Architecture Biennale curated by Hashim Sarkis How will we live together? as a contributor to the Luxembourg
Valentin’s work ranges from installations,
exhibitions, writing and photography, in which he focuses on ordinary
encounters that manifest the entanglement of anthropogenic activities within
our environment. His series look at specific territories, from urban to rural
and in between, and explore our relationship to otherness through technology,
socio-economics and human intervention.
Valentin took part in the Experimentation in Arts and Politics program led by Frédérique
Aït-Touati and Bruno Latour at the Paris Institute of Political Studies
His work has been published in books and magazines such as Accattone, Cosa Mentale, Walkscapes, Trans, Parklife and Yale Paprika.