Luca Frei, born in Lugano, Switzerland, is an artist based in Malmö. His work often include aspects related to pedagogy and play in the shape of architectural interventions, narrative environments or presentation structures that invite public participation and dialogue. Constant thematic preoccupations encompass the relationship between body and architecture, translation and mediation, as well as aspects related to community and learning.
Frei has had solo shows at Barbara Wien, Berlin; Kunsthaus Glarus; Bonner Kunstverein; Lunds Konsthall, Studio Dabbeni, Lugano; along with participation in numerous biennials such as the Cairo Biennial; the Prague Biennial; the Istanbul Biennial; and exhibitions at Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin, Tensta Konsthall in Stockholm, the The National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto; Bildmuseet Umeå, Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven; Centre Pompidou in Paris; and Moderna Museet in Stockholm. Recent exhibitions designs include Malmö Konsthall; Azkuna Zentroa Bilbao; Tate Liverpool; MHKA, Antwerp; and Nottingham Contemporary.