Philippe Parreno

born 1964

Philippe Parreno, ‘6.00 PM’ 2000–6
6.00 PM 2000–6
© Philippe Parreno, courtesy Esther Schipper, Berlin
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Philippe Parreno (born 1964 in Oran, Algeria) is a French artist who lives and works in Paris, France. His work includes various media, such as film, installations, performance, drawing, and text. Parreno focuses on expanding ideas of time and duration through his artworks and distinctive conception of exhibitions as a medium. Preferring projects to objects, he began examining unique approaches to narration and representation in the 1990s and has been exhibiting internationally ever since.

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Film and audio


Philippe Parreno: ‘It’s a half-mechanic, half-organic machine’

The Anywhen installation brought video screens, bacteria and floating fish to Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall


Philippe Parreno Turbine Hall Installation Time-lapse

Philippe Parreno Turbine Hall Installation Time-lapse

Doug Aitken – The Source: Philippe Parreno

'I'm insanely curious' says artist Philippe Parreno in his conversation with Doug Aitken while discussing 'triggers' for creativity and ...


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