I Gilles Bruni was born in 1959 in Nantes, Marc Babarit in 1958 in Cholet. B/B was born in 1985 at Saint-Philbert-de-Grand-Lieu, and lives in France, in the Loire region, working here and there. After studying Agriculture in the 70s, Bruni and Barbarit experimented independently with painting and sculpture. They abandoned their respective artistic practices in the 80s to share a neutral and common field of experimentation. Concurrently they studied art at the University of Rennes until the middle of the 90s.
They divided their time till 2005 between teaching and field work in France and abroad (Germany, USA, Canada, Denmark, Italy, Austria), executing commissions and participating in symposia.. I