Tino Sehgal was born in 1976 in London and currently lives in Berlin. After first studying political economics and dance, he began presenting his work in museums and galleries. His work has been exhibited at Tate Britain and the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London; Palais de Tokyo and the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Kunsthaus Bregenz and Kunstverein Hamburg, Germany; Fundação Serralves, Porto; Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven and Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto and Moderna Museet, Stockholm. He was nominated for the prestigious Hugo Boss Prize at the Guggenheim Museum, New York, and was one of two artists representing Germany at the 2005 Venice Biennale.
work has been exhibited at Tate Britain and the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London