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Courtesy of the artist. Photo by Frederik Jacobovits.

Rirkrit Tiravanija

Born in 1961, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Lives and works in Bangkok, Thailand, New York City, United States

Overview

Rirkrit Tiravanija is a highly esteemed artist who is renowned for his innovative and interdisciplinary approach to art-making. He incorporates a wide variety of media, including painting, printmaking, video, photography, mixed-media assemblage, and music. His practice is characterised by a rejection of traditional art objects in favour of participatory installations, public and private performances, teaching, and other forms of public service and social action. Central to Tiravanija's artistic ...Read more