2021

Chromo Sapiens
by Shoplifter

Image courtesy of Reykjavik Art Museum

Chromo Sapiens is a large scale art installation created by Shoplifter / Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir for the Icelandic Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, 2019.

The installation is an otherworldly multi colored cave made from synthetic hair extensions, Shoplifter's signature medium. Chromo Sapiens is now being permanently installed at Hofudstodin in Iceland, opening in June, 2021.


This project has been longlisted in the installation design category of Dezeen Awards 2021.

Designer: Shoplifter
Project: Chromo Sapiens

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