22 Apr 2018 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Portraits with BOB
Visit the Ian Cheng exhibition and have your portrait drawn with BOB.
Ian Cheng (b. 1984, Los Angeles) is a New York-based artist whose work utilises computer simulation as a way to understand and relate to continual change. Cheng has been the subject of solo exhibitions at MoMA PS1, New York (2017); Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh (2017); Migros Museum, Zurich (2016); Pilar Corrias Gallery, London (2015); Triennale di Milano (2014); among others. His work has been included in group exhibitions at the Louisiana Museum, Copenhagen (2017); Yokohama Triennale (2017); Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. (2016); the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2016); Taipei Biennial (2014); 12th Biennale de Lyon (2013); and Sculpture Center (2012). Cheng holds an MFA from Columbia University (2009) and a dual BA in Cognitive Science and Art Practice from the University of California, Berkeley (2006).
Related Events / Exhibitions
Ian Cheng: Emissaries
24 Apr 2018 to 28 May 2018
Ian Cheng's trilogy of simulations Emissaries (2015-17) comes to the Serpentine in the second half of his two-part exhibition, from 24 April. Meanwhile, the artwork is viewable online at live.serpentinegalleries.org.
Ian Cheng in conversation with Nora Khan and Ben Vickers
6 Mar 2018 - 7:30 PM
Artist Ian Cheng is joined by writer Nora Khan and Serpentine Galleries CTO Ben Vickers to discuss his exhibition at the Serpentine, the history of human consciousness, emergent forms of intelligence and non-human entities.
Saturday Talks: Kay Watson on Ian Cheng
17 Mar 2018 - 3:00 PM
Assistant Digital Curator, Kay Watson leads a tour of the Ian Cheng exhibition.
Saturday Talks: Rebecca Lewin on Ian Cheng
5 May 2018 - 3:00 PM
Curator Rebecca Lewin leads a tour of the Ian Cheng exhibition.
BOB drawings, 2018 © Ian Cheng