Hicham Berrada born in 1986 in Casablanca, Morocco, Hicham Berrada lives and works in Paris and Roubaix. His work unites intuition and knowledge, science and poetry. His guiding principle is to make forms emerge, encourage them to appear rather than represent them. To do so, he uses scientific experimental method to activate different natural processes. – His work has been presented in numerous solo and group exhibitions, including: Centre Pompidou and Palais de Tokyo, Paris; MoMA PS1, New York; ICAS-Institute of Contemporary Art, Singapore; Moderna Museet, Stockholm.
It was once called “white gold”: salt is a crucial element for the entire Salzkammergut region; even today it remains an important trade good, which leads some to prosperity and a few to richness.