More about Tino Sehgal
Sehgal was born inLondonin 1976 and he currently lives and works inBerlin. During Olympic period in 2012, he will have solo show at Gets Tate Turbine Hall as one of the most important space in art world,London. In 2009 he had solo exhibition at theSolomonR.GuggenheimMuseuminNew York. He also had solo exhibitions at the Institute for Contemporary Arts, London (2007, 2006, 2005); Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (2006); Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria (2006); the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto (2006); Hamburger Kunstverein, Germany (2006); Fundação de Serralves, Porto, Portugal (2004); Musée des Beaux-arts de Nantes, France (2004); and Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, the Netherlands (2004). He has participated numerous important international exhibitions including the Gwangju Biennale (2010), Lyon Biennial, France (2007); the Tate Triennial, Tate Britain, London (2006); the Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art (2005); the Venice Biennale, Italy (2003); and Manifesta, Frankfurt, Germany (2002).
Sehgal represented Germany at the Venice Biennale in 2005. In 2006 he was nominated for the Hugo Boss Prize at the Guggenheim Museum, New York. He received the Baloise Art Prize at Art Basel in 2005.