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JACQUET, Claire

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Born 1968, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France. Lives and works in Bordeaux, France.

 

Exhibition curator and art critic, co-founder of Trouble magazine, Claire Jacquet has been a staff member of the Centre national de la Photographie, then the Jeu de Paume, both in Paris. She is, since 2007, the manager of the Aquitaine FRAC (Regional Collection of Contemporary Art), home to a rich and representative selection of photography from the past thirty years, frequently exhibited; displayed, in particular, at the Maramotti foundation in 2011 on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy. For 2015‐2016, she is preparing a series of projects involving Sub‐Saharan Africa, as well as an extensive program around the centennial of Roland Barthes’ birth.

 

Claire Jacquet presented Delphine Chanet and Omar Victor Diop at The Discouvery Award at the Rencontres d’Arles 2015.

 

Portrait : Jean-Christophe Garcia.