Mark Dion

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Mark Dion (b. 1961) is a visual and conceptual artist who engages in institutional critiques through installations and collections that inform the production of history and knowledge of nature. Dion’s artistic practice disrupts assumed narratives of objects by utilizing the systems of archeologists, scientists, and ecologists. Dion has had major exhibitions and installations around the globe including Barakat Contemporary, Seoul (2021); Storm King Art Center (2019); the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston (2017); The Academy of Fine Arts Design, Dresden (2014); Miami Art Museum (2006); the Museum of Modern Art, New York (2004); and Tate Gallery, London (1999).