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 Collection Lambert, Avignon ° Consortium Dijon DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt De Pont, Tilburg Ellipse Foundation Art Centre, Alcoitao FRAC Grand Large - Hauts-de-France, Dunkirk 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 Fundació la Caixa, Barcelona Ghisla Art Collection, Locarno 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 Kurt Eisner Kulturstiftung, München 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 (temporarily closed) MAMAC Nice ° MMCA National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles Marian Goodman Gallery, London Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis MuHKA - Museum of Contemporary Art 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 (closed temporarily) 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 Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw Weserburg 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