Edition 2013

Alfredo Jaar

Born in 1956 in Santiago de Chile. Lives and works in New York.

Alfredo Jaar is an artist, architect, and filmmaker. He has participated in Documenta and the Biennales of São Paulo and Venice, where he is representing Chile this year. Major individual exhibitions include the New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, the Whitechapel Gallery, London and a recent retrospective in Berlin. He has carried out over sixty public projects worldwide, including recently The Geometry of Conscience, a permanent memorial commissioned for the Museum of Memory and Human Rights, Santiago. His awards include a Guggenheim and MacArthur Fellowship and Spain’s Premio Extremadura a la Creación.
  • Institutional partners

    • République Française
    • Région Provence Alpes Côté d'Azur
    • Département des Bouches du Rhône
    • Arles
    • Le Centre des monuments nationaux est heureux de soutenir les Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles en accueillant des expositions dans l’abbaye de Montmajour
  • Main partners

    • Fondation LUMA
    • BMW
    • SNCF
    • Pernot Ricard
    • Kering
  • Media partners

    • Arte
    • Lci
    • Konbini
    • Le Point
    • Madame Figaro
    • France Culture