Ivan Henriques

Year of birth, place
1978, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
lives and works in
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Ivan Henriques is a transdisciplinary artist, developer, and researcher working in multimedia installations. He explores hybrids of living and nonliving systems creating novel approaches to investigate endangered and inhospitable ecosystems. Throughout his works he develops ways to enhance the communication between humans, other living organisms, and the environment. Henriques is the founder and coordinator of the interdisciplinary research group Hybrid Forms Lab, which is a network of engineers and scientists from all over the globe since 2008. His works are part of relevant art collections and exhibited internationally, participating in festivals, residencies, and talks. 

Recent Exhibitions (selected)

Solo Shows:

Atmospheric Trilogy, Bozar (BE)

Microscope Light Machine, Overseas Creators Program Japan, (JP)

Relandscape/Repaisagem -Centro Municipal de Artes Helio Oiticica (BR)

Péda-Musée Ianchelevici - L’arbre Dans La Ville - La Forêt Dans La ville et au Musée (BE)


Group Shows:

Transnatural Gallery (NL)

Changwon Sculpture Biennale (KR)
Artis Zoo Amsterdam (NL)
Floriade Pavillion Almere (NL)
Verbeke Foundation (BE)

2021 (~2022)
‘O Rio e uma Serpente’ (The river is a Serpent), SESC Sorocaba, SP (BR)