Carsten Nicolai

German, b. 1965

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Bio

Sound and visual artist Carsten Nicolai is best known for his use of the moiré effect, once considered an undesirable side effect of printing, which results when a pattern is superimposed atop another pattern to give it a wavy or rippled texture. …

Blue chip status
Blue-chip representation
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.

Notable works

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Career highlights
User
Solo show at a major institution
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, and 3 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 5 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 1 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale International Exhibition, and 4 more
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