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06100 Nice
France

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Valérie

Fanny

1963
Birth in Saint Raphaël French Riviera

1974
First interest in the flea markets of Toulon.

1977
Participe in Art and Craft of her mother until 1986.

1982
Baccalaureat (technical agronomy) Hyeres.

1985
Diploma of dietetic, Marseille.

1988
Installation in Nice with William - adventurer and antiques dealer. Works in a pharmaceutical laboratory.

1992
Their daughter Fanny, is born.

1993
Opening of shop of antiques: "Marchands d'Histoires".

1995
Falls in love with Peter.

1996
Restoration and interior design centred around colour. Valerie and Peter share workshop.

1998
Personal work on crystal chandeliers. Birth of Mario, son of Peter.

1999
Joint work with Peter on objects related to the framework of life.

2000
Reflexion on generosity and the gift of life.