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Mathieu Briand is a Melbourne-based artist born in Marseille, France. He works in various installation forms and media with computers, electronic music, robots, video technology and sculpture to explore systems of simulation. He creates diverse and highly innovative artworks, requiring active participation and engagement that invite the spectator into new zones of spatial and temporal perceptions. Briand has participated in international group and solo exhibitions in major museums including Centre Pompidou (Paris), Centre Pompidou (Metz), Palais de Tokyo (Paris) and TATE Modern Turbine Hall (London). His work has been presented in Australia at CCP, ACMI, Carriageworks and MONA.

Feature image: Work by Mathieu Briand
Photo Credit: Pia Johnson

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