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Uriel Orlow


Orlow at his solo exhibitoin Made/Unmade, Castello di Rivoli, Turin, 2015

Uriel Orlow lives and works in London. He makes multi-media installations that explore blind spots of history and forms of haunting and bring different image-regimes and narrative modes into correspondence. Orlow’s work was presented at recent survey exhibitions including the 54th Venice Biennale, Manifesta 9, Edinburgh Art Festival, Recent British Artists Film and Video at Tate Britain, London, EVA International Limerick, Bergen Assembly and 8th Mercosul Biennial, Brazil.

Solo exhibitions include John Hansard Gallery, Southampton; Depo, Istanbul; Castello di Rivoli, Turin; Centre PasquArt Biel; Spike Island, Bristol; Jewish Museum New York. Orlow’s work has also been shown in museums, galleries and film-festivals internationally including Tate Modern, Whitechapel Gallery, ICA and Gasworks, London; Oberhausen Short Film Festival, Film Festival Locarno, Kasseler Docfest, Palais de Tokyo, Paris; Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart; Extra-City Antwerp; Alexandria Contemporary Art Forum (ACFA) and Contemporary Image Collective (CIC) Cairo; Casa del Lago, Mexico City; Kunsthalle Budapest, Museum of Contemporary Photography Chicago amongst others.

Orlow is a visiting professor at the Royal College of Art London, senior research fellow at University of Westminster, and also teaches at the University of the Arts, Zurich.

Biography last updated: 2015