Mishka Henner (b.1976, Belgium) is one of the UK's most significant artists working with and interrogating the photographic medium. Based on the collection and mediation of publicly available imagery sourced through the internet, satellites and television, his appropriative practice explores the use and value of photography and its relationship with contemporary experience.

 

In 2014, Henner was shorlisted for Consumption, the Fifth Prix Pictet Award, and in 2013, he was awarded the ICP Infinity Award for Art by the International Center of Photography, New York, and shortlisted for the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize at the Photographers' Gallery, London. His work is held in collections including the Tate Library Collection, London; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Portland Museum of Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Cleveland Museum of Art. Mishka Henner lives and works in Manchester. 


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