Journalist and art critic
Marie-Laure Desjardins is a journalist and art critic. Chief editor of the art magazine "Cimaise" for 4 years, she has founded in 2009 ArtsHebdoMedias, a website dedicated to contemporary arts (artshebdomedias.com). Then, in 2020, she created OMNI (for Non Identified Media Object), a new media concept entirely dedicated to artists word. A PhD in Arts, she is an associate researcher at the MICA (Art, Design and Scenography), University of Bordeaux Montaigne Research Department, and also at the ACTE Institute (Arts, Sciences and Societies), Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne. A specialist in artistic practices dealing with the interaction between art and science, she is currently codirecting the scientific review online "ASTASA" (astasa.org) and is also a lecturer at Paris 1 University in "Online creation and network practices". A member of the AICA (the International Art Critics Association) she works also as a curator for art exhibitions.