Alicia Framis

Spanish, b. 1967

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Alicia Framis

Spanish, b. 1967

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Alicia Framis is an interdisciplinary, interactive artist who uses architectural installations, video, sculpture, and performance to draw attention to certain unacknowledged experiences in contemporary urban life. Rather than creating finished works, her “projects” are organic experiences that encourage spectator interaction and raise questions about the way society is organized spatially, architecturally, and economically. In Bloodsushibank (2000), she famously built a rotating stage that served both as a blood bank and a functioning sushi bar.

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Solo show at a major institution
Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA)
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Group show at a major institution
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
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Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 1 more
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Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 2 more
Biography

Alicia Framis is an interdisciplinary, interactive artist who uses architectural installations, video, sculpture, and performance to draw attention to certain unacknowledged experiences in contemporary urban life. Rather than creating finished works, her “projects” are organic experiences that encourage spectator interaction and raise questions about the way society is organized spatially, architecturally, and economically. In Bloodsushibank (2000), she famously built a rotating stage that served both as a blood bank and a functioning sushi bar.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
Established
Established representation
Represented by industry leading galleries.
User
Solo show at a major institution
Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA)
Group
Group show at a major institution
Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 1 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 2 more
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