SALIM BAYRI, Naturalisation, 2019
300 x 470 cm
Salim Bayri is an artist who likes to jump from one stone to another and uses a wide range of materials and themes related to his background. He has a fascination with contemporary mainstream technologies such as computer-generated images, tablets, iPads, 3D printers and AR (augmented reality).
Galerie van Gelder presents work by SALIM BAYRI (1992, Casablanca) that was specially made for Rotterdam Art Fair / New Art Section 2019 in Rotterdam. Bayri has been lives and works in Amsterdam since January 2019 (participant Rijksakademie) and graduated from the Escola Massana in Barcelona and obtained a Masters degree in Art, Design and Technology from the Frank Mohr Institute in Groningen in 2017.
Salim Bayri was one of the four nominees for the NN Award 2018, together with Rafaël Rozendaal, Sam Samiee and winner Pauline Curnier Jardin.