As a visual artist, Benoit Hapiot experiences with material in his work, that of the landscapes he sees, the stones he picks up, the papers he ages. This multifaceted artist evokes memories of the lost world, landscapes with archaeological layers, an old story that often relates to our contemporary world issues. Graduated from Fine Arts in Poitiers with the congratulations of the jury, Benoit Hapiot is installed on the borders of Charente in Crazannes where he has his workshop. Creation of the (arsenal fantôme ?) in 2019 for the citadelle de Brouage in 2019 in partnership with the Centre Intermondes. Creation of the exhibition "AILLEURS" in collaboration with Carole Marchais for La citadelle de Brouage in 2020 in partnership with the Centre Intermondes.