Eduardo Kac

Emerging Fields, 2002

Eduardo Kac is an installation artist whose work often explores scientific frontiers. His solo exhibitions include Genesis 2 (2001), Language Works (1999), and Teleporting an Unknown State (1998); these exhibitions have been presented in Tempe, Arizona; Chicago; Rio De Janeiro; Maribor, Slovenia; and several other cities. Kac has received funding from the Greenwall Foundation, The Illinois Arts Council, The Daniel Langlois Foundation, and Artslink. His work has been written about widely in publications such as The New Yorker, ARTNews, and Art in America. Kac holds an MFA degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Awards and Accomplishments


 Black Box Gallery, Copenhagen, presents Eduardo Kac: Aromapoetry & Lagoglyphs


Archives Gallery, Paris, has released an online catalogue called The Porn Art Movement in Brazil, following the recent rediscovery of the Porn Art Movement. The catalogue features original works, publications, multiples and ephemera by Kac. 


Kac participates in the IX Mercosul Biennial in Porto Alegre, Brazil


Kac participates in Biodesign at The New Institute, Rotterdam


Kac is featured in the ZERO1 Biennial

2009: Kac receives the Golden Nica Award from Ars Electronica