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BOURSIER-MOUGENOT, Céleste (<i>born</i> 1961), Installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOURSIER-MOUGENOT, Céleste (born 1961), Installation artist

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 21 March 1961, in Nice.

Installation artist.

Céleste Boursier-Mougenot studied music at the Conservatoire and then at the Villa Arson in Nice. In 1999 he was artist in residence at the PS1 in New York. He lives and works in Paris.

Boursier-Mougenot is a composer, a 'sculptor of sounds'. The installation is for him a way of escaping the constraints of functional

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