Anish Kapoor

Anish Kapoor was born in 1954 in Bombay, India, and moved to London in the early 1970s to study art. Since then he has lived and worked in Britain. Kapoor represented Britain at the Venice Biennale where he won the "Premio Duemila", and in 1991 he was awarded the Turner Prize. Homi Bhabha is Professor of Art History and English at the University of Chicago and author of "The Location of Culture" (1994). Pier Luigi Tazzi curated the Anish Kapoor section of the 1996 Sao Paulo Biennial.