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CALLE, Sophie (<i>born</i> 1953), Installation artist, photographer, film producer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CALLE, Sophie (born 1953), Installation artist, photographer, film producer

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French, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 1953, in Paris.

Installation artist, photographer, film producer. Artists’ books.

Conceptual Art, Art Narratif.

Starting from a narrative framework, Sophie Calle creates installations, books, films, and even CDs, illustrating an autobiographical experience or exploring the limits between private and public space. Texts accompany the photographs as part of the exhibit on the wall. Artists’ books she has published include:

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