- RESIDENCY DATES : Dec 8th 2007 to Dec 24th 2007
- PRACTICE : Visual Artist
- FROM : USA
An artist based in Chicago and New York City. Rakowitz’s work has appeared in exhibitions worldwide including P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, MassMOCA, the Tirana Biennale, the National Design Triennial at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, and Transmediale 05: BASICS at the House of World Cultures in Berlin. His work has been included in “SAFE: Design Takes On Risk” at MoMA, “T1: The Pantagruel Syndrome” at the Castello di Rivoli in Torino, and “Beyond Green: Toward a Sustainable Art” at the Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago. He has had solo exhibitions at Lombard-Freid Projects, New York City, Alberto Peola Arte Contemporanea in Torino, Italy, and the Stadtturmgalerie/Kunstraum Innsbruck. Rakowitz is an Associate Professor in Art Theory and Practice at Northwestern University and is a Contributing Editor for Surface Tension: A Journal on Spatial Arts. He is represented by Lombard-Freid Projects.
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