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Quayola

Quayola

Born in 1982 in Rome, Italy. Lives and works in London, UK.

Quayola employs technology as a lens to explore the tensions and equilibriums between seemingly opposing forces: the real and artificial, figurative and abstract, old and new. Constructing immersive installations, he engages with and re-imagines canonical imagery through contemporary technology. Landscape painting and classical sculpture and iconography are some of the historical aesthetics that serve as a point of departure for his hybrid compositions. Quayola’s varied practice, all deriving from custom computer software, also includes audiovisual performance, immersive video installations, sculpture, and works on paper.

His work has been performed and exhibited in many institutions worldwide including the V&A Museum, London; Park Avenue Armory, New York; National Art Center, Tokyo; UCCA, Beijing; HOW Art Museum, Shanghai; SeMA, Seoul; Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Ars Electronica, Linz; Sonar Festival, Barcelona and Sundance Film Festival.

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