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HUYGHE, Pierre (<i>born</i> 1962), Installation artist, video artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUYGHE, Pierre (born 1962), Installation artist, video artist

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1962.

Installation artist, video artist.

Neo-Conceptual Art, Esthétique Relationnelle.

Pierre Huyghe trained at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and lives and works in Paris. The Guggenheim Museum in New York awarded him the Hugo Boss Prize in 2002. He is interested in the problems of time and memory. His point of departure is often film, which he reworks in

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