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Luis Jacob

Luis Jacob, in A Prior #21, 2011

born 1971, Peru
Lives and works in Toronto, Canada

LUIS JACOB lives in Toronto, Canada. Working as artist, curator, and writer, his diverse practice addresses issues of social interaction and the subjectivity of aesthetic experience. Solo exhibitions include: Pictures at an Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (Toronto); Without Persons, Art in General (New York City); Tableaux Vivants, Fonderie Darling Foundry (Montréal); 7 Pictures of Nothing Repeated Four Times, in Gratitude, Städtisches Museum Abteiberg (Mönchengladbach). Group exhibitions include: Haunted: Contemporary hotography/Video/Performance, at the Solomon R. GuggenheimMuseum(New York) and GuggenheimMuseumBilbao (Spain); Animism, Kunsthalle Bern (Switzerland) and Extra City Kunsthal Antwerpen (Belgium); Dance with Camera, Contemporary Art Museum (Houston) and Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia); and documenta12 (Kassel). Luis
Jacob is represented by Birch Libralato, Toronto.

Contributed a project to A Prior #21

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