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Chris Marker

French, 1921-2012

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Chris Marker

French, 1921-2012

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An affiliate of the French New Wave, Chris Marker revolutionized cinema and the documentary genre …

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An affiliate of the French New Wave, Chris Marker revolutionized cinema and the documentary genre with his innovation of the essay film. Known for cinematic hallmarks such as La Jetée (1962) and Sans Soleil (1983), Marker transcended the boundaries of cinema, producing CD-ROMs, photographs, and installations in …

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Selected career achievements
established
Established
Represented by industry leading galleries.
user
Solo show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 2 more
group
Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 4 more
Instituion
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
frieze, and 3 more
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Included in a major biennial
documenta, and 2 more
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