In a conversation shot in his studio, Christian Boltanski talks to Álex Vicente about the lockdown, his childhood, religion, politics, oblivion and much more. This interview offers a rare glimpse into the artist's creative process and current works in progress.
“Each person is wonderful for the fact of being unique in the world and, at the same time, the vast majority of us will be victims of oblivion. I am interested in the contrast between the importance of the individual and their inexorable disappearance. My activity consists of remembering those who disappear.”- Christian Boltanski
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