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CHRISTIAN BOLTANSKI: CHANCE 20140323
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Carriageworks 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh NSW 2015

CHRISTIAN BOLTANSKI: CHANCE

CARRIAGEWORKS IN ASSOCIATION WITH SYDNEY FESTIVAL PRESENTS

CHRISTIAN BOLTANSKI: CHANCE

Christian Boltanski is acknowledged worldwide as one of the most influential artists of his generation. As the ‘poet advocate for the dispossessed’, Boltanski is known for his highly personal body of work exploring memory, loss, birth and death. The presentation ofChance at Carriageworks, marks the first time a major work by Boltanski has been presented in Australia. Responding to the architecture and scale of Carriageworks this immense and complex installation allows you to witness lives unfold, following the rhythm of births and deaths across the globe. Boltanski invites you to explore the idea that all human life is the result of chance.

Play video of CHANCE at Carriageworks

‘IMPONDERABLE MORTALITY MADE REAL, BOLTANSKI’S WORK IS PROFOUNDLY AFFECTING.’ THE GUARDIAN

Watch Christian Boltanski in conversation with Dr. Andrew Frost at Carriageworks

Christian Boltanski, Chance (detail), 2014, Carriageworks, Sydney. Image: Zan Wimberley

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9 JAN – 23 MAR 2014

FREE

9 JAN – 23 MAR 10AM – 6PM

FREE