Bill Balaskas

about the author

Bill Balaskas is a London-based artist working across different media. His works have been widely exhibited internationally, in more than one hundred solo and group exhibitions in the last decade. He has received nominations for several awards, including the AUDI Art Award for the most innovative young artist in 2013. In 2012, he represented the UK in the London Cultural Olympiad and in Maribor, the European Capital of Culture. Articles on and reviews of his work have appeared in publications such as Frieze, Wallpaper, Domus, the Art Newspaper, Espoarte, Le Monde, El País, and El Mundo. In addition to his artistic practice, Bill Balaskas is an awarded writer and an editor for the Leonardo Electronic Almanac (MIT Press). In recent years, he has given talks about his work at the University of Oxford, the 11th Sharjah Biennial, Tate Liverpool, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Central Saint Martins, and the Victoria and Albert Museum.

info & contact


Royal College of Art, London, UK, and Leonardo Electronic Almanac, the MIT Press, Berkeley, US


bill.balaskas [AT]



(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: body without organs, capitalism, lecture-performance