Pascal Rousseau took up the post of teacher of theoretical education and art history at Beaux-Arts de Paris in September 2019. After teaching at the University of Lausanne (UNIL) and the University of Geneva (UNIGE), he became a teacher of art history at Université de Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne in 2011.
A specialist in historical avant-gardes and the relationship between the arts, sciences and technical knowledge, he has curated exhibitions in France (Robert Delaunay, Centre Pompidou, Paris, 1999; Aux origines de l'abstraction, Musée d'Orsay, 2003; Cosa mentale. Art et télépathie au XXème siècle, Centre Pompidou, Metz, 2015) and abroad (Robert y Sonia Delaunay, Fundación Thyssen Bornemisza, Madrid, 2003; Sous influence, Musée Cantonal Des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, 2007). He is the author of around a hundred articles in journals and exhibition catalogues, including many contributions on the visual culture of early modernism, cultural intermediation and the links between art and experimental psychology.
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