Born in Paris in 1977, Jean-Baptiste de Beauvais has a doctorate in philosophy. He is Director of Studies at the Beaux-Arts de Paris since 2019. He was director of external relations at the Palais de Tokyo where he worked from 2005 to 2007 and from 2011 to 2019.
He has collaborated on numerous artistic projects, including several editions of Nuit Blanche (2006 and 2016) and Monumenta at the Grand Palais (Anselm Kiefer in 2007, Richard Serra in 2008, Anish Kapoor in 2011) as well as various exhibitions. He has published Voir Dieu, an essay on the visible and Christianity, and has worked on the concept of the indeterminate in Hegel and the concept of evidence in Pascal, among others.