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Claude Charles Mollard

Claude Charles Mollard (b. 1941, Chambéry) is a highly prominent art administrator, academic, artist and public intellectual. His accolades are numerous and his decorations include Knight of the Legion of Honour (Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur), Officer of the National Order of Merit (Ordre national du Mérite), Commander of Arts and Letters (Ordre des Arts et des Lettres)

His accomplishments are too numerous to list but some excerpts from his illustrious career includes: INT’L ARTS CONSULTANT & CULTURAL DIRECTOR ,From 1971, Claude Mollard, a major figure of French cultural life, is one of the fathers of the Centre Pom- pidou insofar as he held the position of project leader in its construction. He was and is a close associate of Jack Lang, one of the key ministers of Culture in French history