Art historian and general curator, Catherine Grenier is the director of the Fondation Giacometti, Paris. Co-director of the Musée national d’art moderne, Centre Pompidou until January 2014, she has recently organized an exhibition of Amedeo Modigliani at the Fondation Gianadda, Martigny, and has seen to the general commission of the presentation of the collections of modern art at the Centre Pompidou, Modernités plurielles.
As director of the Fondation Giacometti, Catherine Grenier presents the documentary researches carried out by the Fondation prior to the examination of the pieces.
Director of the Susse Foundry since 2003, son and grandson of artists. From 1978 to 1983, has practiced copper-plate engraving and printing at the workshop of Piero Crommelynck. Expert at Paris’ Court of Appeal, he has a degree in “Law of Judicial expertise” from the University of Rouen and a degree in “Law and techniques of the expertise of artworks” from the University of Paris II, Pantheon-Assas.
Casimiro DI CRESCENZO
Casimiro Di Crescenzo was born in 1961 in Winterthur (Switzerland). He lives and works in Venice. As an art historian, he was particularly interested in the work of Alberto Giacometti and organized several exhibitions in Italy and abroad. At the moment, he is working with the Giacometti Foundation, Paris on the publication of correspondence between Alberto Giacometti and his family. Since May 2008, he is responsible for the Archivio Armando Pizzinato of Venice and prepares the catalogue raisonné of the artist.