Christian Bonnefoi (1948) lives and works between Paris and Changy. In 2008, he had a retrospective at Centre Pompidou, Paris, with an accompanying catalogue. More recently, Christian Bonnefoi had a solo exhibition in 2020 at Centre d'Art Contemporain Bouvet Ladubay in Saumur, France.
Past solo exhibitions include Campoli Presti, London (2019) and Paris (2017); Jean-Paul Najar Foundation for Contemporary Art, Dubai (2016); Campoli Presti & Westreich/Wagner, New York (2016); Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Nice (2013); Guangzhou Museum of Fine Arts, China (2000), Rothschild Foundation, Paris (1989), Museum of Nuremberg, Germany (1981); P.S.1 Contemporary Art Centre, New York (1980).
His work is part of the permanent collections of Centre Pompidou, Paris; Musée d’art moderne de la ville de Paris, France; Musée régional d’art contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, France; CNAP – Centre national des arts plastiques, Paris; FRAC - Fonds régional d'art contemporain (Regional Contemporary Arts Fund) Bretagne, Centre, and Picardie, France; Tourcoing Fine Arts Museum, France; Morlaix Fine Arts Museum, France; Orléans Fine Arts Museum, France; Montbéliard Fine Arts Museum, France; Sens Fine Arts Museum, France and Guangzhou Museum of Fine Arts, China.
A Satis (Science nouvelle), 2016-2017
Acrylic on tissue paper
213.1 x 262.9 cm / 83.9 x 103.5 inches
Babel I, De la sphère 90°, 1978
Acrylic and graphite on canvas, metal stretcher
200 x 130 cm / 78.7 x 51.2 inches