Jérôme Sans is a world-renowned curator, art critic, artistic director, and director of institutions. He cofounded and directed the Palais de Tokyo in Paris together with Nicolas Bourriaud and directed the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) in Beijing. He served as creative director and editor-in-chief of L’Officiel Art and has curated numerous international exhibitions, including the Taipei Biennial (2000), Biennale de Lyon (2005), and recently Erwin Wurm: One Minute Forever at the Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade (2022). Photo: Janarbek Amankulov/Saparlas
Anselm Kiefer: Architect of Landscape and Cosmology
Jérôme Sans visits La Ribaute in Barjac, France, the vast studio-estate transformed by Anselm Kiefer over the course of decades. The labyrinthine site, now open to the public, stands as a total work of art, reflecting through its grounds, pavilions, and passageways major themes in Kiefer’s oeuvre: regeneration, mythology, memory, and more.