Book
English

Collection photographs : a history of photography through the collections of the Centre Pompidou

Quentin Bajac (editor), Clément Chéroux (editor)

Collection photographs : a history of photography through the collections of the Centre Pompidou

Title
Collection photographs : a history of photography through the collections of the Centre Pompidou
Editor
Quentin Bajac Clément Chéroux
Language
English
Publisher
Göttingen: Steidl, 2007
645 p. : ill.
ISBN
9783865214805
Placing suggestion
761 (SISO)

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About Quentin Bajac

Quentin Bajac (born 1965) is a French museum curator and art historian specialising in the history of photography. He is the director of the Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume in Paris.

Bajac has held positions at the Musée d'Orsay (1995–2003), Centre Georges Pompidou (2003–2010), Musée National d'Art Moderne and École du Louvre (2010–2013) and Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) (2013–2018).

He has published a number of works on photography, most notably the three-volume series—La photographie—on the history of photography (2000–2010), which belongs to the collection Découvertes Gallimard, as well as Parr by Parr: Discussions with a Promiscuous Photographer (2011), Stephen Shore: Solving Pictures (2017), Being Modern: MoMA in Paris (co-author with Olivier Michelon, 2017).

In 2013 Bajac was made a Chevalier (knight) of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.

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