Isabelle Le Normand (1980) is a French contemporary art curator based in Los Angeles, California and has curated exhibitions and events internationally. After her double Master’s from the Sorbonne in curatorial studies and art history, Le Normand curated for public institutions in Paris: at Mains d’Oeuvres where she was director and curator for six years; Palais de Tokyo; at Galerie Anne Barrault; La Box in Bourges; in Los Angeles at ForYourArt, Machine Project, and 18th Street Arts Center; at private collector Danny First’s house; FKSE in Budapest; and at La Gad in Marseille. She completed residencies at the Total Museum and Gwangju Biennale in South Korea, the Stroom Foundation in the Netherlands, Cité des arts in Paris, Komplot in Brussels, and Residency Unlimited in New York.
At Mains d’Oeuvres she built a large audience and distinguished the space in the international arts community through innovative, multidisciplinary programming.
In 2014 she published The Past Lives of Mike White. In 2016, she created the Genius List, an artist project and enterprise with the purpose to connect people from different disciplines and different geographies. She currently represents various artists and high-profile personalities.