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Yve-Alain Bois

Yve-Alain Bois, Algerian art educator, curator.

Background

  • Bois, Yve-Alain was born on April 16, 1952 in Constantine, Algeria.

  • Education

    • Baccalaureat Philosophie, Toulouse, 1969. License de Lettres Modernes, Universite Paris, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales, 1977.

    Career

    • Professor history art Johns Hopkins University, 1989—1991. Joseph Pulitzer Junior Professor Modern Art Department Fine Arts, Harvard University, 1991. Professor School History Studies, Institute for Advisory Study, Princeton University, since 2005.

    Works

    • Co-curator De Stijl and French Architecture in the 1920's, Institut Francais d'Architecture, 1985, Piet Mondrian Retrospective, The Hague, National Gallery Art, Museum Modern Art, 1995, L'Informe, mode d'emploi, Centre Georges Pompidou, 1996, curator Matisse and Picasso: A Gentle Rivalry, Kimbell Art Museum, 1999, Ellsworth Kelly: Early Drawings, Fogg Art Museum, High Museum, Arts Institute Chicago, Kunstmuseum, 1999—2000.
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    Born April 16, 1952
    (age 64)
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    Ethnicity:
    • 1969
      Toulouse
    • 1973
      Universite Paris
    • 1977
      Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales
    • 1989 - 1991
      Professor, history art Johns Hopkins University
    • 1991
      Joseph Pulitzer Junior Professor, Modern Art Department Fine Arts
    • 2005
      professor, School History Studies