Sebastien Pluot is an art historian and curator. He is the co-director with Maud Jacquin of Art by Translation, (TALM – ENSAPC). He published texts in reviews and catalogs and is the editor of Art by Telephone Recalled, (Mix, Paris 2014), and A Translation From One Language to Another, (Les presses du Réel, 2015). He curated numerous exhibitions: Shelter or Playground, The House of Dust at the Schindler House, MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, The House of Dust by Alison Knowles, The James Gallery, New York, The Darling Foundry, Montréal, Cneai Paris, La Gallerie, Noisy-le-Sec; You may add or subtract from the work, on Christopher D’Arcangelo and Michael Asher, MAK Center for Art and Architecture, Los Angeles, Art by Telephone Recalled, La Panacée, Montpellier, CAPC Bordeaux, Emily Harvey Foundation, New York, Cneai, Chatou, SFAI, San Francisco ; Breaking News From the Ether and A Letter Always Arrives at Its Destinations, La Panacée, Montpellier, A Translation From one Language to Another, Cneai Paris, Double Bind, Stop Trying to Understand Me, Villa Arson, Nice; Anarchism Without Adjectives, On the Work of Christopher D’Arcangelo, Leonard & Bina Ellen Gallery, Concordia, Montreal, CAC Bretigny, Extra City, Antwerp… He also curated international symposiums and lectured at NYU, Barnard College, University of Columbia, Princeton, LACMA, CalArts, MAMCO, HEAD, SFAI, Sorbonne, University of Florida, Centre Georges Pompidou, Jeu de Paume, etc. He received the Villa Médicis grant. He is a member of the advisory boards of the Emily Harvey Foundation and the selection committee of AIR351, Lisbon.