short biography

Christian Boltanski (b. 1944, Paris) is a conceptual artist. He has become known for his installations of memory inventories, which often take almost monumental proportionss. In 1972, 1977, and 1987 he participated at documenta 5,6 and 8. In 2011 he represented France at the Venice Biennale. He lives with his wife Annette Messager in Malakoff near Paris.

paintings, sculptures, objects, films, photography

http://www.artnet.de/k%C3%BCnstler/christian-boltanski/

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collection/s

ARCO Foundation Collection ARS AEVI - Museum Of Contemporary Art Sarajevo ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz ° Arken Museum, Ishoj BRANDTS Odense Benesse Art Site, Naoshima CAPC Contemporary Art Museum Bordeaux ° CGAC Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela Carré d´Art, Nimes Centre Pompidou, Paris ° Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw ° Collection Lambert, Avignon ° Consortium Dijon DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt De Pont, Tilburg Ellipse Foundation Art Centre, Alcoitao Fondation Cartier, Paris Fondation Francès, Senlis Fotomuseum Winterthur Frac Aquitaine, Bordeaux Frac Bourgogne, Dijon Frac Franche-Comte, Besancon ° Frac Languedoc-Roussillon, Montpellier Frac Lorraine, Metz Frac Nord - Pas de Calais, Dunkirk Fundació la Caixa, Barcelona Guggenheim Bilbao ° Hamburger Kunsthalle ° Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo . High Museum of Art, Atlanta IVAM Valencia International Centre of Graphic Art, Ljubljana K20/K21 - Kunstsammlung Nordrhein Westfalen Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City Kunst im Deutschen Bundestag Kunsthaus Zürich Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg Kunstsammlungen der Ruhr-Universität - CAMPUSMUSEUM / SITUATION KUNST LACMA - Los Angeles County Museum of Art Lenbachhaus, München ° MAC Montreal ° MAC Musée d´Art Contemporain, Marseille . MACBA Barcelona ° MAC´S Le Grand Hornu MAGASIN III Stockholm MAMAC Nice ° MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles ° Marian Goodman Gallery, London Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis MuHKA - Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp Museion, Bozen/Bolzano Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid ° Museu Berardo, Lisbon ° Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach ° Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb ° Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne ° Musée d´Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo ° National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea ° REINKINGPROJEKTE Hamburg RUBELL FAMILY COLLECTION Miami ° Rosenblum Collection & Friends Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels SMAK Ghent ° Schaulager Basel Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto ° South London Gallery Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence Sprengel Museum, Hannover ° Suermondt Ludwig Museum, Aachen Weserburg | Museum für moderne Kunst, Bremen West Collection, Oaks ZKM | Karlsruhe° Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst, Unna documenta Kassel nbk Neuer Berliner Kunstverein
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  • 30. Nov 30. Nov 1972
    14 x 14 Kunsthalle Baden-Baden