Michael Rakowitz | the artist

The artist Michael Rakowitz
Born 1973, Great Neck, NY, USA.
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.

Style and technique of the artist: Installation art, Istanbul Biennial, Sydney Biennale,

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Artist’s website
Conversation with the artist, with ‘nstallation view of Return’
paraSITE homeless shelter. 1997. Polyethylene, 42" x 36" x 11’ (107 × 91.5 × 335 cm). Manufactured by Michael Rakowitz.
…The cooking and conversation were occurring under the guidance of Michael Rakowitz, a 34-year-old artist who was in residence at Montalvo. In an ongoing project he calls "Enemy Kitchen," Rakowitz invites groups of students or adults to prepare and eat a meal using his Iraqi-Jewish mother’s recipes.

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