Christian Boltanski



Back to Artists

Christian Boltanski

(b. 1944, Paris, France. Lives and works in Malakoff, France.)

Christian Boltanski has participated in Documenta V (1972), VI (1977), and VIII (1987) and the 54th Venice Biennale (2011). He has had major exhibitions at the Centre Georges Pompidou Paris (1984); the museum of contemporary art in Chicago and Los Angeles (1988), and at the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (1990). Recent solo exhibition s have been shown at the Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Gemrany (2013), the Park Avenue Armory, New York (2010) and the Serpentine Gallery, London (2010). He has been the recipient of numerous distinguished awards, including the "Créateurs sans frontières" award for visual arts by Cultures France (ex AFAA) (2007); the Praemium Imperiale Award by the Japan Art Association (2007), the Kaiser Ring, Goslar (2001); and the Kunstpreis, given by Nord/LB, Braunschweig, Germany (2001).


RECENT SOLO SHOWS

2013
Moved, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
2012
Heartbeats, Nahum Gutman Art Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
Christian Boltanski: Chance, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2011
Christian Boltanski: Sans Fin, Fondazione VOLUME! Rome
Christian Boltanski, Signatures, Es Baluard, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Christian Boltanski: Chance, Venice Art Biennale, Venice, Italy
2010
Christian Boltanski: No Man’s Land, Park Avenue Armory, New York
Christian Boltanski: Personnes, Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Les Archives du Coeur (Heartbeat), Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion, London, UK
Personnes. Monumenta, Paris, France
2009
Christian Boltanski: La vie possible," Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Switzerland
2008
Christian Boltanski, Magasin 3, Stockholm, Sweden
Christian Boltanski, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France
2006
Christian Boltanski, Institut Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt, Germany

RECENT GROUP SHOWS

2013
The Last Laugh, Apexart, New York
Manchester International Festival MIF 2013, Manchester, United Kingdom
2012
Tour de France/Florida: Contemporary Artists from France in Florida's Private Collections, The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Miami, Florida
2010
Collection / Porto: Museu Serralves, Domaine de Kerguéhennec – Centre d’Art Contemporain, Bignan, France
Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
2009
Silences : un choix d'oeuvres de Marin Karmitz, Musée d'Art Moderne et Contemporain de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Museu Colecçao Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal
2008
Archive Fever, International Center of Photography, New York, USA
Traces du Sacré, Centre Pompidou, Paris
2007
The Shadow, Compton Verney, Warwickshire, United Kingdom

Christian Boltanski Exhibitions

30/40 Part I
30/40 Part I

A Selection of Forty Artists from Thirty Years at Marian Goodman Gallery
September 10 - October 13, 2007
New York


Christian Boltanski
Christian Boltanski

Prendre la Parole
September 3 - October 15, 2005
Paris


Christian Boltanski
Christian Boltanski

Coming and Going, Part II
March 21 - April 14, 2001
New York


Christian Boltanski
Christian Boltanski

Coming and Going, Part I
February 21 - March 10, 2001
New York



Marian Goodman Gallery
24 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019

Telephone 212-977-7160
Fax 212-581-5187


Hours:
Monday - Friday, 10AM - 6PM


Galerie Marian Goodman
79 Rue Du Temple
75003 Paris

Telephone 33-1-48-04 7052
Fax 33-1-40-27-8137

Hours:
Monday - Friday, 11AM - 7PM
Saturday by appointment only

Detail Image