Dr. Christian KLEMM
Art historian and curator, Christian Klemm is vice-president of the Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung, Zurich. A specialist of the oeuvre of Alberto Giacometti, he is the author of reference books on the artist and has been the commissioner of the Giacometti retrospective exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and at Zurich’s Kunsthaus in 2001. He also has been the curator of the collections at the Kunsthaus from 1982 to 2011.
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.