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MCA Talk
Simon Starling

Sat, Jun 7, 2014, 3–4 pm


Simon Starling
Photo: Andrea Guermani

Starling discusses his exhibition Metamorphology with Manilow Senior Curator Dieter Roelstraete.

About the Artist

Simon Starling was born in 1967 in Epsom, UK, and lives in Copenhagen. Using a wide variety of media (film, installation, photography), Starling interrogates the histories of art and design, scientific discoveries, and global economic and ecological issues. He won the Turner Prize in 2005 and was shortlisted for the 2004 Hugo Boss Prize. Starling was Professor of Fine Arts at the Stäedelschule in Frankfurt between 2003–13. He has exhibited widely including the Bienal de Sao Paulo (2004) and the Busan Biennal (2006), and he represented Scotland at the Venice Biennale in 2003.