16:00 Halle Victor Hugo Conferences

Conference Thierry Raspail and Caroline Bourgeois

Collecting for the public?

Conference in French

Discussion on institutional collecting policies and their role in the mediation of contemporary art.

Thierry Raspail has been the director of the Musée d'art contemporain in Lyon since its foundation in 1984. In 1991 he founded the Biennale de Lyon, where he has since held the position of artistic director.

Caroline Bourgeois has long held the position of artistic director of Le Plateau-Frac Île de France. She is currently an independent curator and advisor to François Pinault in charge of his video collection.

Photo: Matteo De Fina © Palazzo Grassi