Biography

(B. 1982, Manchester, UK)

Ben Tricklebank is an interdisciplinary artist whose practice includes film, photography and installation, with a focus on finding innovative ways to engage with audiences.  Recent projects include interactive installation ‘Light Echoes’, at the Barbican Centre’s Curve made in collaboration with visual artist Aaron Koblin, as part of “Station to Station: A 30 Day Happening – A project by Doug Aitken”, and ‘Clouds Over Cuba’ an interactive documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis, awarded multiple awards including: digital project in the US for 2013, an Emmy, a One Show Gold, a D&AD Yellow Pencil, 11 Cannes Lions 2 Gold ADC Awards, and a Gold Clio.

Past Exhibitions
2016 Endec, Gazelli Art House, London, UK
2016 Beauty, Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial, New York, USA
2016 New Frontiers Installations – Sundance Film Festival UT, USA
2015 Station to Station, The Curve, Barbican Centre, London, UK
2014 Barbican Centre, London, UK
2014 Swedish National Museum of Science and Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
2013 Spectacle – The Museum of Image and Sound Sao Paulo, Brazil
2013 Spectacle – Australian Centre for the Moving Image
2013 Spectacle – Museum of the Moving Image New York, USA
2012 This Exquisite Forest – Tate Modern, London, UK
2012 Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, USA
2012 CENTQUATRE, Paris, France
2012 Moinho, São Paulo, Brazil
2012 Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, China
2012 Dongdaemun Design Center, Seoul, Korea
2012 Graphic Design: Now in Production – Cooper-Hewitt Museum of the Smithsonian New York, USA
2012 Graphic Design: Now in Production – Hammer Museum Los Angeles, USA
2012 Créations Multimédia – Musée D’art Contemporain Montréal, Canada
2012 Spectacle – Contemporary Arts Center Cincinnati, USA
2011 Talk To Me – MoMA New York, USA
2011 New Frontiers Installations – Sundance Film Festival UT, USA
2011 New Frontiers – Salt Lake Art Center UT, USA
2011 Graphic Design: Now in Production – Walker Art Center Minneapolis, USA

Awards
2016 Deutscher Hebefilmpreis
2013 CLIO Awards
2013 Digital Project, USA
2013 34th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards
2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
2013 One Show Gold

Education
2001-03 Design & Art Direction, New Media Design, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
1995-97 Sound Engineering Music Production, Manchester School of Sound Recording, Manchester, UK

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