Cyprien Gaillard (born 1980, Paris) studied in Lausanne and lives and works in Berlin. He has been the recipient of a number of awards including Melbourne International Film Festival Award for Best Experimental Short (2016) and the Preis der Nationalgalerie für junge Kunst (2011). Solo exhibitions include K20 – Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf (2016), MoMA PS1 (2013), Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2013), Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan (2012), Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin (2012), Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (2011, 2008), KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, and Centre Georges Pompidou, Metz (both 2011), Zollamt, Frankfurt am Main, Kunsthalle Basel (both 2010), and Tate Modern, Trubine Hall, London (2009). Major group shows include Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany (2018), ARoS Triennial, ARoS Art Museum, Aarhus, Denmark, The Red Brick Art
Museum, Beijing, China, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC (all 2017), Hayward Gallery, London (2016), 13th Biennale de Lyon, La vie moderne, Lyon (2015), Kunsthalle Düsseldorf (2012), the 54th Biennale di Venezia, Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin (both 2011), MoMA, New York, Gwangju Biennal, South Korea (both 2010), Generali Foundation, Vienna (2009), and the 5th Berlin Biennale (2008).