Born 1968, Chamonix, France. Lives and works in Beijing, China.
Bérénice Angremy is co-director of Jimei x Arles International Photo Festival, created in 2015 by Rencontres d’Arles and Three Shadows Photography Art Centre in Xiamen (China), along with Victoria Jonathan. Together they founded Doors 门艺 Art & Culture Agency in 2017 to grow cross-cultural projects between Europe and China.
Bérénice Angremy has lived and worked in China for over 17 years where she established two pioneer art events: one of the first contemporary art festivals, the 798 Dashanzi International Art Festival (2004-2007), with artist Huang Rui, and Caochangdi PhotoSpring - Arles in Beijing, the first festival created in China with Rencontres d’Arles, already in collaboration with photographers RongRong and inri. A graduate of Ecole du Louvre (Art History), she curated several exhibitions including the China program at Rencontres d’Arles 2007, Zhang Dali’s exhibition A Second History in Arles (2009), Action (Denmark Louisiana, 2007), Dior and the Chinese artists (UCCA, 2008) and Revolutionary Times: Chris Marker (Star Beijing, 2012). Bérénice Angremy was the cultural attaché at the French Embassy in China from 2012 to 2017.