Born 1957, St-Pierre-de-Clages, Switzerland (CH); has lived in London since 1979.

1980 Chelsea School of Art, foundation course
1980-83 Byam Shaw School of Art, diploma course
1987-89 Camberwell School of Art, postgraduate printmaking
1993 Artist in residence in Atelier Presse-Papier, Trois -Rivière, Quebec
2005 Residency in Berlin
2010 Residency in Bellwald, Switzerland

Beside drawing and painting, François Pont is particularly interested in traditional as well as experimental techniques of printmaking. He works in on his own press in London, and in collaboration with Raymond Meyer , master printer and publisher of artists’ books in Switzerland where his large-scale prints and are produced.


2014 Galerie Arts et Lettres, Vevey, CH
Piers Feetham Gallery, London
2013 Château de Venthône, CH
2012 Cultural Centre ‘La Poste’ Visp. CH
2011 Fawn Art Consultency, Isle of Whight
2010 Graveurs valaisans, Sierre, CH
2009 Fondation Louis Moret, Martigny, CH
North House Gallery, Manning Tree, Essex
2008 UBahn Gesundbrunnenn, Berlin
2007 Galerie Graziosa Giger, Leuk, CH
2006 Swiss Embassy, Berlin
2004 Musée des Beaux-Arts du Locle, CH
Forum d’Art Contemporain, Sierre, CH
Studio Sienko Gallery, London
2003 Galerie Zimmerman Haus, Brugg, CH
2002 Galerie Arts et Lettres, Vevey, CH
Open Studio, 330 St-James’s Rd
2001 Elgin Gallery, Cassian de Vere Cole Fine Art, London
1999 Cabinet des Estampes, Musée Jenisch, Vevey, CH
Print Biennale: Krakow, Le Locle(CH), St-Maur/ Paris, West of England


Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Special Trustees of St-Thomas’Hospital, London, Swiss National Print Collection, Zurich, Cabinet des Estampes, Vevey, CH, Art Museum of Valais, CH