Valentin Carron was born in 1977 in Martigny, Switzerland. Selected solo exhibitions include Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2010); Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich (2009); AURORE, 303 Gallery, New York (2009); LUISANT DE SUEUR ET DE BRILLANTINE (curated by Milovan Farronato), Via Farini, Milan (2008); Kunsthalle, Zürich (2007). Group shows include DISTANT MEMORY, Kunstverein Solothurn, Solothurn (2010); XIV Biennale Internazionale di Scultura di Carrara (2010); WE ARE SUN-KISSED AND SNOW-BLIND, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris (2009); BLASTED ALLEGORIES, Works from the Ringier Collection, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Luzern (2008); THE HAPPINESS OF OBJECTS, Sculpture Center, New York (2007); THE THIRD MAN (curated by Ugo Rondinone), Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2007).