Rafael Lozano-Hemmer  (Mexican, 1967) 


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Rafael Lozano-Hemmer Biography
1967   Born in Mexico City
1989   B.Sc. in Physical Chemistry from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada
2001   Excellence Award, Media Arts Festival 2000, CG Arts, Tokyo, Japan
2002   International Bauhaus Award 2002, 1st Prize, Dessau, Germany
2002   BAFTA British Academy Award for Interactive Art 2002, London, UK
2003   Trophée des Lumiéres, Lyon, France
2003   Rockefeller-Ford Fellowship, New York, USA
2005   BAFTA British Academy Award for Interactive Art 2005, London, UK
  Lives and works in Montreal, Canada and Madrid, Spain
Selected Exhibitions
2009   Hundred Stories about Love, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
2009   Un Mundo Feliz, 10th Bienal de la Habana, Havana, Cuba
2009   Conjugaciones: arte contemporaneo, Museo de los pintores Oaxaqueños, Oaxaca, Mexico
2009   Extra-Muros, Mutek Festival 10th Anniversary, Montreal, Canada
2009   Levels of Nothingness, Commission for the 50th Anniversary of the Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2009   Transition States, Haunch of Venison, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2009   Recent Works, Guy Bärtschi, Geneva, Switzerland (solo)
2009   The World is Yours, Louisiana Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark
2009   Art & Electronic Media, bitforms gallery, New York, NY, USA
2009   Armory Show, OMR Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2009   YOU_ser_: Das Jarhundert des Konsumenten, Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe, Germany
2009   Emergentes, Telefónica, Santiago, Chile
2009   Enter Action-Digital Art Now, ARoS Museum, Aarhus, Denmark
2009   Socially Active, University Gallery, Essex, UK
2009   Open Space, ICC, Tokyo, Japan
2008   Wavefunction, Kulczyk Foundation, Poznan, Poland (solo)
2008   Pulse Park, Madison Square Park, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2008   Voz Alta, Memorial for the Tlateloco student massacre, Mexico City, Mexico (solo)
2008   Wavefunction, Kulczyk Foundation, Poznan, Poland (solo)
2008   Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, bitforms gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2008   Frequency and Volume, Commissioned by Kate Rich, The Curve, Barbican Centre, London, UK (solo)
2008   Pulse Spiral, Center for Contemporary Culture, Melnikov Garash, Moscow, Russia (solo)
2008   Body Movies, Quebec City 400th anniversary, Parc de la Cétière, Quebec City, Canada (solo)
2008   The Fifth Floor: Ideas Taking Space, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
2008   Prospect. 1, New Orleans Bienniale, NOMA Museum, New Orleans, LA, USA
2008   Turn and Widen, 5th Seoul International Media Art Bienniale, Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea
2008   Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain
2007   Pulse Front, Public Art Installation commissioned by and premiered at LuminaTO, The Power Plant and co-produced with Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Canada (solo)
2007   Automatic Update, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, USA
2007   Floating Artworks, TD Centre, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
2007   Phantasmagoria: Specters of Absence, ICI, Biblioteca, Luis Angel Arango, Bogotá, Colombia
2007   LA Art Chelsea, OMR Gallery, New York, NY, USA
2007   Venice Biennale, Italy (solo)
2007   Subtitled Public, Capital Cultural de Europa, Luxemburg
2006   Homographies, Subsculpture 7, Sydney Biennale, Art Gallery of New South, Wales
2006   Zones of Contact, Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
2006   Zones of Contact, Biennale of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
2006   33 Questions per Minute, Spots Mediafacade, with realities:united, Postdamer Platz 10, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2006   Pre-Emptive, Kunsthalle Berne, Berne, Switzerland
2006   1000 Platitudes / 1000 Usos Tópicos, ARCO, OMR, Guy Bärtschi, bitforms gallery, Madrid, Spain
2006   Body Movies, Museum of Art, HK Arts Development Council, Hong Kong (solo)
2005   Entanglement (Entrelazamiento), Subsculpture 6, Guy Bärtschi, Geneva
2005   Subtitled Public, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City
2005   Dataespace, Centro Cultural Conde Duque, Madrid
2004   X Salón de Arte Bancomer. Armas y herramientas, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
2004   Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, OMR, Mexico City
2004   Standars & Doble Standard, 5th Shanghai Biennale, China
2003   Frecuency and Volume, Relational Architecture No. 9, Laboratorio Arte Alameda, Mexico City
2003   Art Basel Miami, OMR, Miami
2003   Open, New Designs for Open Space, Van Alen Institute, New York, NY, USA
2003   Tokyo, Ontario Science Centre in Toronto, Emily Carr in Vancouver, WRO (solo)
2003   Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, bitforms gallery, New York, NY, USA (solo)
2002   Vectorial Elevation, Opening project of Artium, Basque Contemporary Art Museum, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain (solo)
2002   6th International Festival for Architecture in Video, Florence, Italy
2002   Egofugal, 7th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
2002   Two Origins, Relational Architecture No. 7, Place du Capitole, Festival Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse
2002   Liverpool Biennale, Produced by FACT, Liverpool
2001   Media Arts Festival, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan,
2001   Interactiva00, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Mérida, Spain, Net.artmadrid, ARCO, Madrid, Spain
2000   Fournos Center, Mediaterra 2000, Athens
1999   Yo y mi Circunstancia, Musée des Beaux Arts, Montreal
1997   Re:Positioning Fear, 3rd Internationale Biennale Film+Architektur, Graz, Austria (solo)