Simon Wachsmuth is a German artist who studied painting and visual media at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. Besides participating in documenta12 in Kassel (2007), the Istanbul-Biennial (2009) and the Busan-Biennial (2012), his works have been shown in the exhibition Atlas. How to Carry the World on One´s Back?, curated by George Didi-Huberman at Madrid´s Museu Reina Sofia. Further, his works have been shown at the New Museum, Nuremberg; Museo Serralves, Porto; CAAC, Sevilla; and the Suzhou Museum of Art in China. Recently he participated in the exhibition Statues also Die at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudegno and the Egyptian Museum in Turin. His works have also been presented lately at the Museum Ulm and Zilberman Gallery in Istanbul. Wachsmuth’s practice involves installations, film and research-based works.