Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, born in Mexico in 1967, studied physical chemistry at the Concordia University in Montréal, Canada. Lozano-Hemmer’s kinetic sculptures, interactive environments, video installations and photographs are exhibited worldwide. He created works for events in the context of the millennium celebrations in Mexico City, the opening of the YCAM Center in Japan, the EU enlargement in Dublin, the commemoration of the Tlatelolco students’ massacre in Mexico, the 50th anniversary of the Guggenheim Museum in New York or the Olympic winter games in Vancouver. Rafael Lozano-Hemmer is also represented at art biennials and triennials in Havana, Istanbul, Liverpool, Montreal, Moscow, New Orleans, Seville, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore and Sydney. With Urbane Künste Ruhr he realized Pulse Park at Westpark at the Jahrhunderthalle Bochum in 2012.