Rirkrit Tiravanija | the artist

The artist Rirkrit Tiravanija
Born 1961, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Lives and works in New York, Thailand and Berlin.

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Untitled 1998 (On the road with Jeaw Jieb Sri and Moo).

The Hugo Boss Prize 2004 Rirkrit Tiravanija March 8-May 11, 2005
In 2004 the Guggenheim Museum awarded the fifth biennial Hugo Boss Prize to Thai artist Rirkrit Tiravanija (b. Buenos Aires, 1961) in recognition of his profound contribution to contemporary art. Since the early 1990s, Tiravanija has explored a new aesthetic paradigm of interactivity…

"Everyone is an artist" proclaimed Joseph Beuys in the 1960s and 1970s. Tiravanija adds his own variation: "Everyone is a TV maker".

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