Piccinini, Patricia

Piccinini creates immersive environments such as the computer-generated forest in Plasticology and the heaving sea in Swell.The original configuration of Sandman included photographs, a 16mm film, and large-scale sculpture. At the 2003 Venice Biennale, Piccinini created We are Family, transforming the Australian Pavilion into a futuristic domestic environment. Solo exhibitions took place at the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography; the Centro de Artes Visuales, Lima; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne. Piccinini has also participated in the Berlin, Gwang’ju, Liverpool, and Sydney Biennales, and has exhibited widely overseas and in Australia. Most recently,the Artium in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain, presented a major solo museum exhibition of her work showcasing a decade of her practice from 1997–2007. Piccinini is represented by the Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery in Sydney.


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