About Jean-Marc Bustamante
Jean-Marc Bustamante was born in Toulouse, France in 1952. He lives and works in Paris. From 2015-2018 he was the Director of École des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France.
Jean-Marc Bustamante is known for his photographs and site-specific installations. His work presents a complex synthesis of past experiences, cultural referents, and the formal attributes of light and color through which he aims at making the viewer become aware of his or her own responsibility in what he or she is looking at, the artist has explained.
Jean-Marc Bustamante is represented in the collections of a. o. Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France, Musée National d’Art Moderne, Paris, France, Museum of Modern Art Ludwig Foundation, (Mumok), Vienna, Austria, Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain and Metropolitan Museum, New York, NY, USA, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark.
Jean-Marc Bustamante is represented by Galleri Susanne Ottesen.