Rafaël Rozendaal ‘Haiku’

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Rafaël Rozendaal ‘Haiku’
Spheres Projects

August 2018
First edition
Softcover with silver foil print, colored paper
108 × 175 mm
Black, 240 pages
1000 copies

BOOK DESCRIPTION
Rafaël Rozendaal describes Haiku as “non physical artworks”. His curiosity in Japanese culture brought his attention to the tradition of Haiku. First as notes on his smartphone, then posts and tweets, their appearance began to explore the physical wor(l)d as large wall paintings. Rafaël Rozendaal’s Haiku are comments on subjects such as „the complexities of the digital age“ and the driving forces of today’s societies.

BIOGRAPHY RAFAËL ROZENDAAL
Rafaël Rozendaal (1980, Dutch-Brazilian, lives and works in New York) is a visual artist who uses the internet as his canvas. He also creates installations, tapestries, lenticulars, haiku and lectures. He had exhibitions at Times square, Centre Pompidou, Venice Biennial, Valencia Biennial, Casa Franca Brasil Rio, TSCA Gallery Tokyo, Seoul Art Square, NIMk Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum. Rozendaal was featured in Time Magazine, Wall street Journal, Flash Art, Dazed & Confused, Interview, Wired, Purple, McSweeney’s, O Globo, Vice, Creators Project, Artreview, Vogue. Rafaël Rozendaal held lectures in Yale (New Haven), DLD (Munich), AIT (Tokyo), Ecole des Beaux Arts (Paris), NYU (New York), Here (London), Vivid (Sydney). His work is part of Whitney Museum, Stedelijk Museum collections.

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