"Technologia is a work inside a work. It links ancient circular Arabic calligraphy and Marcel Duchamp’s rotoreliefs, the first manifestations of kinetic art produced in the context of modern industrialized society."
Mounir Fatmi was born in 1970 in Tangier, Morocco and now lives and works in Paris, France. Fatmi’s multimedia practice, encompassing video, installation, drawing, painting and sculpture, has been exhibited at major international institutions including the Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, and Tate Modern, London. He has participated in several biennials including Venice, Seville and Sharjah. In 2010 he was awarded the Cairo Biennial Prize. Mounir Fatmi is represented by Paradise Row, London; Galerie Hussenot, Paris; and Lombard-Freid Projects, New York. www.mounirfatmi.com