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The Otolith Group  UK

(Kodwo Eshun, Anjalika Sagar, The Otolith Group (Anjalika Sagar and Kodwo Eshun))
Rank (2014): 830 

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United Kingdom 18
Spain 5

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Luke Fowler  1053 8
Simon Starling  234 8

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  Nottingham Contemporary, United Kingdom 4
  Tate Britain, United Kingdom 3
  Project 88, India 2
  Argos, Belgium 2
  Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Germany 2

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Anjalika Sagar *1968 / Kodwo Eshun *1966

The Otolith Group was founded in 2002 by Kodwo Eshun and Anjalika Sagar.

Eshun was born in London in 1966.
He studied English Literature at University College, Oxford (1985-1988).

Sagar was born in London in 1968.
She studied Anthropology and Hindi at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (1994-97).

Awards 2010 shortlisted for the Turner prize 2010

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 73  Please report missing Information

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   Kippfiguren - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin Send message

from 13.6.
   A Special Arrow Was Shot In The Neck - The David Roberts Art Foundation, London (England) Send message


until 27.4. - EACC - Espai d´Art Contemporani de Castelló, Castellon de la Plana Send message


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   The Otolith Group - Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen

   The Otolith Group: Medium Earth - Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, Los Angeles, CA

   AuViCo 2109-2110 - Project 88, Mumbai
   Westfailure - Project 88, Mumbai

   The Otolith Group. La forma del pensiero - MAXXI - Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome
   The Otolith Group: The Otolith Trilogy / Bakalar Gallery - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
   The Otolith Group. La forma del pensamiento - Museu d´Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
   In The Year 2103 The Otolith Group - Seven Art ltd., New Delhi

   In the year 2013 - Otolith - experimenter, Calcutta
   The Otolith Group: A Long Time Between Suns - Adam Art Gallery Te Pātaka Toi, Wellington

   The Otolith Group - A Long Time Between Suns (Part 2) - The Showroom, London (England)
   A Long Time Between Suns - Gasworks, London (England)

   Otolith II - Casco, Utrecht
   The Otolith Group - Argos, Brussels


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   In Plain Sight - Smack Mellon, New York City, NY

   Assembly: A survey of recent artists’ film and video in Britain 2008–2013 - Tate Britain, London (England)
   The Shadows Took Shape - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
   Schizophonia - Centre d’art contemporain la Synagogue de Delme, Delme
   Dissident Futures - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
   The Imaginary of the Ocean Deep - Tate St. Ives, St. Ives, Cornwall (England)
Description  Reflections from Damaged Life. An exhibition on psychedelia - Raven Row, London (England)
Description  Aquatopia - The imagnary of the ocean deep - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (England)
   Right to Refusal - Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz
   El mañana ya estuvo aquí - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey MARCO, Monterrey, NL
Description  The Whole Earth - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
   Words and Places: Etel Adnan - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
Description and image  No Country: Contemporary Art For South And Southeast Asia - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY

   Doubles Economies - Maison des arts du Grütli, Geneva
   Taipei Biennial 2012 - Modern Monsters / Death and Life of Fiction - Taipei Biennial, Taipei
   Tomorrow was already here - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
   Right to Refusal - Magazin4 - Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz

   Hydrarchy - Transitional & Transformative Seas - Contemporary Image Collective - CIC, Cairo
   Hauntings – Ghost Box Media - Kunstverein Medienturm, Graz
   11e Biennale de Lyon - La Biennale de Lyon, Lyon
   Videonale 13 - Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
   British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet - Hayward Gallery, London (England)

   British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (England)
   Atlas. Truths, intervals, details and the afterlives of the image - Centre d´Art Contemporain Geneve, Geneva
   Manifesta 8 - Manifesta - European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Murcia
   Turner Prize 2010 - Tate Britain, London (England)
Description and image  29° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
   Constructing History: the future life of the past - Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon
Description  Bucharest Biennale 4 - Bucharest Biennale for Contemporary Art, Bucharest
Description  Star City - The Future Under Communism - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (England)
Description  The Turner Prize 10 - Tate Britain, London (England)
   Brtish Art Show 7 - In The Days of the Comet - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (England)

   Now Showing: New Film and Video - Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton (England)
   blown up ! à la recherche des élèves de Deleuze - Mains d'oeuvres, Saint Ouen
   Compendium - Temple Bar Gallery & Studios, Dublin
   Anomalies - Rossi & Rossi Ltd, London (England)
Description  Universal Code - The Power Plant, Toronto, ON
   imaginar_historiar - CA2M - Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Móstoles
   argos open lounge - Argos, Brussels
   Argos - Open Lounge - Villa Merkel - Galerien der Stadt Esslingen, Esslingen

   Now Showing - New film and video from the Arts Council Collection - Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum - Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa (England)
Description and image  7th Shanghai Biennale - Translocalmotion - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
   Italia italie italien italy wlochy - ARCOS - Museo di Arte Contemporanea del Sannio, Benevento
   Santhal Family - MuHKA Museum voor Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen, Antwerp

Description and image  1st Athens Biennial 2007 - Technopolis of the City of Athens, Athens
Description and image Lisson GalleryImagine Action - Lisson Gallery, London (England) Send message
   You have not been honest - Museo D'Arte Contemporanea Donna Regina - MADRE, Naples
   2 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art - Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Moscow

   Just in Time – Proposal for Municipal Art Acquisitions - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   2° Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla - BIACS - Fundación Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Sevilla
Description  Ecotopia - The Second ICP Triennial of Photographie and Video - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
Description  Ecotopia - The Second ICP Triennial of Photographie and Video - The ICP Triennial of Photography and Video, New York City, NY
   Subcontingente - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
   Our house is a house that moves - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Tate Triennial 2006 - New British Art - Tate Triennial, London (England)

   our house is a house that moves - Galerija Skuc, Ljubljana


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