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Born in 1949 in Chatillon sur Seine, Bertrand Lavier lives and works in Paris and Aignay-le-Duc, near Dijon (France). His work has been part of numerous solo and group exhibitions around the world: at the Centre Pompidou, the Musee d’Art Moderne de Paris, the Grand Palais, the Louvre Museum, the Musee d’Orsay, at the musee du quai Branly–Jacques Chirac, the Palais de Tokyo, the Monnaie de Paris, the Bourse de Commerce–Pinault Collection and the Punta della Dogana– Pinault Collection in Venice, the Louis Vuitton Foundation in Paris and the Espace Louis Vuit-ton in Tokyo, the Chateau de Versailles, the Fondation Vincent van Gogh in Arles, the Con-sortium in Dijon, the Tate Gallery and the Serpentine Gallery in London, the Villa Sauber in Monaco, the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels, at the Middelheim Museum in Antwerp, the Martin Gropius Bau in Berlin, the Haus der Kunst in Munich, the Kunsthalle Fridericianum in Kassel, the Frankfurter Kunstverein in Frankfurt am Main, the MAMCO in Geneva, the Kunsthalle in Berne, the Macro Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma and the Villa Medici in Rome, the mumok museum moderner kunst stiftung ludwig wien in Vienna, the State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the MoMA PS1 and the Swiss Institute in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego, the Maison Hermes Dosan Park in Seoul, the Hong Kong Museum of Art, the Hotel Le Bristol, Paris, as well as part of the Venice Biennale.
His work is currently exhibited at the Bourse de Commerce–Pinault Collection in Paris and at the Convent of the Jacobins in Rennes, at the Espace de l'Art Concret in Mouans-Sartoux, at the Boghossian-Villa Empain Foundation in Brussels, at the Consortium in Dijon, and soon at the Collection Lambert in Avignon.