Artist

Christian Boltanski

French, b. 1944
Biography
Christian Boltanski was born in Paris, France in 1944. He has created films, photographs, and sculptures. He is a self-taught artist who first began with painting then moved on to photography in the 1970's. In the 1980's he began creating installations. All of his work can be pointed to human suffering and experience. He currently lives and works in Paris.
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