Mikhail Karikis’s interdisciplinary practice encompasses video, installation, music and performance. Karikis’s recent solo exhibitions include Tyneside Cinema Gallery, Newcastle (2015); Villa Romana, Florence, Italy (2014); Arnolfini, Bristol (2013); and Wapping Project, London (2012). His work has been included in numerous exhibitions and festivals including the 19th Biennale of Sydney (2014), Seoul Museum of Art, South Korea (2014), Palais de Tokyo (2014), Tate Britain (2014), Centrum Sztuki Wspólczesnej Zamek Ujazdowski, Warsaw, Poland (2014), Paco das Artes, Sao Paulo, Brasil (2014), Tate St Ives, (2013), Nottingham Contemporary (2013), Aichi Triennale, Japan (2013), Art Sheffield, Site Gallery (2013), Bonn Museum of Art, Germany (2012), Manifesta 9, Belgium (2012), Barbican Art Gallery (2012), 54th Venice Biennale (2011), Whitstable Biennale (2010) and De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill (2008). He studied architecture in London at the Bartlett School (UCL) and completed his MA and PhD at the Slade School of Art, London. Karikis has been nominated for a Daiwa Art Prize 2015.