Welcome: This website shows only artwork made by Steve Tanza; please enjoy. Stanza is a practising artist, based in London. These artworks include installations, public art, generative data, paintings, prints and netart. Artwork has been exhibited at the Venice Biennale, Bruges Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum. He is the recipient of a Nesta Dreamtime Award, an AHRC creative fellowship and twenty four international art prizes and awards. All artwork on this site is made between 1982 and 2021.
Main projects include: The Emergent City, visual artworks informed by idea the city is system of data. Genomixer artworks are made using the artist's DNA sequence. Soundcities an online database and installation of thousands of field recordings from around the world. Sensity collects visualises the city of environmental data as a living system. Urban Generation incorporates surveillance feeds to make an generative artwork. Visitors to A Gallery and Public Domain uses gallery visitors inside a surveillance system.
Selected Exhibitions: Bruges Museum: La Biennale di Venezia ie Venice Biennale: Victoria Albert Museum: Tate Britain: Mundo Urbano Madrid: State Museum, Novorsibirsk: Centre des Arts d'Enghien-les-Bains France: Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo Mexico: Plymouth Arts Centre: ICA London: Sao Paulo Biennale: Trøndelag Senter for Samtidskunst Norway: Pace Digital USA:
Recent News: 1 Soundcities gets an update. 2 London Lockdown New Artworks. 3 COVID tracking app. Surveillance and control .4 Salisbury Cathedral celebrates 800 years with art exhibition. 5 STARTS Residencies Days Private Opening. 6 The Emergent City presented at Goodwood Festival of Speed. 7 Youth Culture sculpture at The Lowry.
Commissions, and exhibition requests. All work is for sale, inquiries welcome. EMAIL [firstname.lastname@example.org] All artwork © Stanza 1982- 2021.
Keywords. Art, surveillance, data, city, networked art, installations.