Denis Beaubois, born in Mauritius in 1970 and lives in Sydney.
His works have been exhibited internationally including; The TATE Modern and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (2010). The Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland (2009). The Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, and the Zero One Biennale in San Jose (2008). The Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei and Wood St Galleries in Pittsburgh (2007). His works have also been included in The SCAPE Biennale of Art in public space,New Zealand. The Rencontres Internationale Paris, Berlin festival. The Koldo Mitxelena Kulturnea in San Sebastian (2006). The Santiago Biennale in Chile. The Adelaide film festival in Australia (2005), and as part of the Transmediale program, Berlin (2004).
He has received numerous awards for his works most notably winning the 1998 Bonn Videonale (Germany), and receiving the Judges special prize for the Internationaler Medien kunst preis 2001, ZKM (Germany).
Denis has also trained and worked as a performer he was a member of performance ensemble Gravity Feed and the Post Arrivalists. He has also performed with Japanese company Gekidan Kaitaisha in the Drifting View X in Tokyo. He holds an MA in photography and performance as well as an MFA in Time Based Arts from COFA, UNSW, where he also lectures in video art.
Some examples of work and more information can be viewed at denisbeaubois.com