Christian Bonnefoi (1948) lives and works between Paris and Changy. In 2008, he had a retrospective at Centre Pompidou, Paris with an accompanying catalogue.
Past solo exhibitions include Campoli Presti, London 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 Georges Pompidou, Paris; Musée d’art moderne de la ville de Paris; Musée régional d’art contemporain Languedoc-Roussillon, France; FRAC – Fonds national d’art contemporain (National Arts Fund) of Paris, Picardie Centre, and Bretagne (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 24 R, 2016-2017
Acrylic, graphite and glue on tarlatan canvas
194.8 x 129.8 cm / 76.7 x 51.1 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