Questions of belonging, translation and identification often underpin the work of Zac Langdon-Pole. Born in Auckland, Aotearoa (New Zealand) (1988), Langdon-Pole is the latest recipient of the BMW Art Journey Prize (2018) and in 2017, he was awarded the Ars Viva Prize for Visual Arts in Germany. He studied at Elam School of Fine Arts, Auckland (2007-10) and at the Städelschule, Frankfurt (2014-15). Some recent exhibitions include scions (2018), Kunsthalle Darmstadt; ARS VIVA 2018 (2017-18), S.M.A.K., Ghent, and Kunstverein Munich; Discoveries, Art Basel Hong Kong (presented by Michael Lett); emic etic (2018), Between Bridges, Berlin; Trappings (2017), Station Gallery, Melbourne; La Biennale de Montréal (2016-17); and Oratory Index (2016), Michael Lett Gallery, Auckland.
Zac Langdon-Pole lives and works in Berlin, Germany.