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Nicolas Bourriaud
 
French art critic, theoretician, and curator Nicolas Bourriaud (born 1965) was a cofounder and codirector of the Palais de Tokyo in Paris (2000–2006), Gulbenkian Curator for Contemporary Art at Tate Britain, director of the Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He is currently the artistic director of Montpellier Contemporain, a new institution based in Montpellier, France, and dedicated to the contemporary arts. He is the author of the landmark publication Relational Aesthetics, published in 1998, and still inspirational today for many artists, curators, and art professionals worldwide.
 

 
2018
French edition
JRP|Ringier
A collection of texts about time and artists working with it.

2018
French edition
JRP|Ringier
A collection of texts about space and artists working with it.

2009
English edition
Sternberg Press
Nicolas Bourriaud's most recent essay: a radicant thought extended to modes of cultural production, consumption and use, against the multiculturalist critical model.

2005
English edition
Sternberg Press
The art of postproduction as a response to the proliferating chaos of global culture in the information age.

2004
French edition
The art of postproduction as a response to the proliferating chaos of global culture in the information age (also available in English edition).

2002
English edition
Art as a set of practices which take as their theoretical and practical point of departure the whole of human relations and their social context: the manifesto that has renewed the approach of contemporary art since the 1990s.

1998
French edition
Also available in English edition.