Born 1965, he is the Director of the Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, in Paris, France. He co-founded, the Palais de Tokyo, Paris, together with Jérôme Sans. Bourriaud was the Gulbenkian curator of contemporary art from 2008-2010 at Tate Britain, London, and in 2009 he curated the fourth Tate Triennial there. Bourriaud is known for his publications Relational Aesthetics (1998) and Postproduction (2001). For L’Officiel Art, he interviewed Pamela Rosenkranz.