Kader Attia (b. 1970, Paris, France) lives and works in Berlin. In 2016, he was awarded the prestigious Marcel Duchamp prize for his video work Reflecting Memory, and in the same year set up La Colonie, a cafe and discussion space in the multicultural neighbourhood near Paris’ Gare du Nord station. Solo exhibitions of Attia’s work have been held in museums and galleries around the world, including Fundacio Joan Miro, Barcelona (2018); MAC VAL: Musee d’art contemporain de Val-de-Marne (2018); and The Power Plant, Toronto (2018).
Kader Attia: The Museum of Emotion is at Hayward Gallery from Wednesday 13 February to Monday 6 May 2019.