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Boltanski, Christian 1944-

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Christian Boltanski by Didier Semin( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Boltanski is one of the most significant French contemporary artists. Boltanski's magical installations often combine found photographs, items of clothing, archival forms of storage and display, lit by candles or flickering light
Christian Boltanski by Lynn Gumpert( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a beautifully written and erudite essay, art historian Lynn Gumpert analyzes and provides a context for these haunting works that have the unsettling ability to be merry and morbid at the same time. With over 150 black-and-white and 50 color illustrations that span the entire range of Boltanski's production, materials, and influences, this insightful monograph - the first to be published in English - is essential reading for collectors, art historians, students, and anyone interested in contemporary art
Places with a past : new site-specific art at Charleston's Spoleto Festival( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boltanski : time( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaddish by Christian Boltanski( Book )

11 editions published in 1998 in 4 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Do it : the compendium by Hans Ulrich Obrist( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, 'Do It' began in Paris in 1993 as a conversation between the artists Christian Boltanski and Bertrand Lavier and Obrist himself, who was experimenting with how exhibition formats could be rendered more flexible and open-ended. The discussion led to the question of whether a show could take "scores" or written instructions by artists as a point of departure, which could be interpreted anew each time they were enacted. To test the idea, Obrist invited 13 artists to send instructions, which were then translated into nine different languages and circulated internationally as a book. Within two years, 'Do It' exhibitions were being created all over the world by realizing the artists' instructions. With every version of the exhibition new instructions were added, so that today more than 300 artists have contributed to the project
Christian Boltanski by Catherine Grenier( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three distinct perspectives on Boltanski and his work: an analytical essay, a personal interview, and a complete retrospective of his work to date. Christian Boltanski--internationally acclaimed photographer, sculptor, painter, and installation artist--tackles the problems of death, memory, and loss in his art that draws heavily from his own life. Boltanski's art can be either dark and disturbing or playful, and sometimes both at once. This monograph examines every aspect of his art, from his unusual choice of materials--newspaper clippings, used clothes, photographs of photographs--to the spirits that haunt his work. One of his most successful exhibitions, "Lessons in Darkness" (1988), explored the personal pathos of the Holocaust in a shocking new way. The author worked closely with the artist to produce a strong, visual work that provides a clear picture of the creative development of a major artist working today. Fully illustrated, the book includes an introductory portfolio of key installations, first hand interviews with the artist, analyses of the significance of individual works, and a full chronology and bibliography."--Publisher's website
Imagined Communities by Oldham Art Gallery( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Boltanski by Catherine Grenier( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Présentation de l'oeuvre de l'artiste, qui s'articule autour des thèmes de l'enfance, la mémoire, l'oubli, la mort et la question de l'identité. Boltanski, dans une démarche grave mais ironique, utilise des supports divers tels que la vidéo, la photographie, l'installation, etc. L'ouvrage est complété par un entretien avec Daniel Mendelson, écrivain américain, et des écrits de l'artiste
Christian Boltanski : Memento mori und Schattenspiel by Gnter Metken( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confusion - Selection : Gespräche und Texte über Bibliotheken, Archive, Depots von und mit Christian Boltanski ... by Gerhard Theewen( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The possible life of Christian Boltanski by Christian Boltanski( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in French and English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

P. 198-199 : concerne le Valais et l'exposition " Suisses morts" à partir de photos nécrologiques du Nouvelliste
Ost : Christian Boltanski by Christian Boltanski( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in German and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Menschlich by Christian Boltanski( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in 3 languages and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Club Mickey by Christian Boltanski( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian Boltanski, Inventar : [Katalog zur Ausstellung "Christian Boltanski, Inventar" ; vom 12. April bis zum 9. Juni 1991 in der Hamburger Kunsthalle] by Christian Boltanski( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boltanski : catalogue by Christian Boltanski( Book )

11 editions published in 1984 in French and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Künstler sein : systemtheoretische Beobachtungen von Autorschaft: Christian Boltanski, Eva & Adele, Pipilotti Rist, Markus Lüpertz by Sabine Kampmann( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Christian Boltanski
Alternative Names
Boltanski, Christian

Bolṭansḳi, Krisṭyan

Bolṭansḳi, Krisṭyan 1944-

Boltansqi, Qrisṭiyan, 1944-

Christian Boltanski

Christian Boltanski artista, fotografo e regista francese

Christian Boltanski Frans kunstschilder

Christian Boltanski franzsischer Knstler

Christian Boltanski French plastician

Κριστιάν Μπολτανσκί

Кристиан Болтанский

בולטנסקי, כריסטיאן

בולטנסקי, כריסטיאן 4491־

クリスチャン・ボルタンスキー

ボルタンスキー, クリスチャン

Languages
English (125)

German (66)

French (56)

Italian (22)

Norwegian (2)

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