The Serpentine Gallery Garden Marathon was the sixth in the Gallery's acclaimed Marathon series. This two-day event explored the concept of the garden.
Rodney Graham was born in 1949 in Vancouver, where he lives and works. He is a prolific creator and has exhibited a wide range of art forms as video, photography, music, sculpture, drawing and installation. He has received prominent recognition worldwide. Graham's work can be found in numerous major private and public collections in North America and Europe including MoMA, New York; the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa; the Vancouver Art Gallery; and the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven. He has received many honours, including representing Canada in the 47th Venice Biennale (1997) and receiving an honorary Doctorate from the Emily Carr University of Art and Design in 2002.
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