|Died||14 July 2021 (aged 76)|
|Known for||Sculpture, Painting, Photography, Installation art|
Christian Boltanski (6 September 1944 – 14 July 2021) was a French sculptor, photographer, painter, and filmmaker. He was best known for his photography works and contemporary French Conceptual style.
His 1989 portrait, Monument to the Lycée Chases hangs at the University of Michigan Museum of Art. He had solo exhibitions at the New Museum (1988), the Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, the La Maison Rouge gallery, The Musée d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaïsme, and many others.
Gallery[change | change source]
Sound installation The Whispers, Folkestone Triennal (2008)
The inhabitants of the Hôtel de Saint-Aignan in 1939 (1998) – Musée d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaïsme.
Christian Boltanski, Institut Valencià d'Art Modern, 2015.
References[change | change source]
- "Christian Boltanski | artnet". www.artnet.com. Retrieved 22 July 2016.
- "L'artiste plasticien Christian Boltanski est mort". Le Monde. 14 July 2021. Retrieved 14 July 2021.