Art Talks: Uriel Orlow



Mittwoch 10. Oktober 2018, 17:30
Atelier building, A 0.11

Public lectures every Wednesday at 5.30 pm
→ Program Art Talks Fall 2018

Uriel Orlow lives and works in London and Lisbon. Orlow’s practice is research-based, process-oriented and multi-disciplinary including film, photography, drawing and sound. His work is concerned with residues of colonialism, spatial manifestations of memory, blind spots of representation and forms of haunting.

In 2017 he was awarded the Sharjah Biennial prize. He also received the annual art-award of the City of Zurich in 2015 and three Swiss Art Awards at Art Basel and was shortlisted for the Jarman award in 2013. Orlow’s work is presented widely in museums, film festivals and international survey shows including Manifesta 12, Palermo (2018), 2nd Yinchuan Biennial (2018), 13th Sharjah Biennial 13 (2017), 7th Moscow Biennial (2017), EVA International, Limerick (2016), 2nd Aichi Triennale, Nagoya (2013), Bergen Assembly (2013), Manifesta 9 (2012), 54th Venice Biennale (2011). Recent solo exhibitions include Kunsthalle St. Gallen (2018); PAV – Parco Arte Vivente (2017); Parc Saint Léger (2017), The Showroom, London (2016); Castello di Rivoli, Turin (2015); John Hansard Gallery, Southampton (2015); Depo, Istanbul (2015), Spike Island (2013). In 2018 Sternberg Press is publishing the major monograph Theatrum Botanicum. Orlow is visiting professor at the Royal College of Art London, associate professor at University of Westminster, London and lecturer at the University of the Arts, Zurich.