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Carsten Nicolai


Carsten Nicolai (b. 1965 in Karl-Marx-Stadt Chemnitz, Germany) is one of the only contemporary artists working simultaneously in visual and sonic media. Nicolai studied landscape design from 1985 to 1990 in Dresden and in 1992 he co-founded the Voxxx.Culture and Communication Center in Chemnitz (Voxxx.Kultur und Kommunikationszentrum). Nicolai has been the subject of more than seventy international solo exhibitions since 1987. His work is held in major international collections including Klingspor Museum Offenbach, Germany; Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, Germany; Städtische Kunstsammlungen, Chemnitz; Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.), Gent, Belgium; Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Lugano-Castagnola, Spain; and Victor Pinchuk Foundation, Kiev, Ukraine. For more information visit http://www.carstennicolai.de/?...