Christian Boltanski


Born in 1944 in Paris, France. Under an overarching theme featuring lost things, memories, childhood or death, Boltanski creates artworks which move back and forth between reality and imagination presented in monument- like installations comprising of collections of ordinary objects such as photographs, postcards, and old clothes. Boltanski’s permanent collections are at major museums and art galleries including MoMA (New York, USA), TATE (UK), and Centre Pompidou (France).


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