Alexander Groves
Born 1983, UK
2003-2006: Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford, UK
2009-2011: Royal College of Art, UK

Azusa Murakami
Born 1984, Japan
2003-2006: Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, UK
2008-2010: Royal College of Art, UK


Awards

2017
Milano Salone Award, Best Installation for Engagement, Italy
Maison & Objet Rising Talent Award, France
Finalist: Arts Foundation, Material Innovation Award, UK
Shortlisted: Katerva Award, CA, USA

2016
Architectural Digest 'Fast Forward' Award, Germany
Winston Churchill Memorial Award, UK

2015
Telegraph Visionaries 2015, UK
The Hospital Club 100 Award, UK
SA-UK Seasons, British Council, UK

2014
Cannes Young Directors Award, France
SEED Award, New York, USA
Cluj Shorts International Film Festival, Romania

2013
PID Global Award, France
International Short Film Contest, Hungary

2012
Gold Medal, BIO.23 Slovenia
Green Award, BIO.23 Slovenia
Beijing Art and Science International Exhibition Award, China

2011
Victorinox Award (Shortlisted), Switzerland
Deutsche Bank Award (Shortlisted), UK


Selected Exhibitions

2017
APR: ‘New Spring’, Cinema Arti, Italy
MAR: Mutations-Creations / Imprimer Le Monde, Centre Pompidou, Paris

2016
OCT: ‘Ex-Evolution’ Museum of Contemporary Art, Germany
SEP: 'Fordlandia', Fashion Space Gallery, UK
JUN: ‘New Territories’, Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico
FEB: ‘Brutal Beauty’ MARTa Herford Museum, Germany
FEB: ‘Haar’, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, NL
JAN: ‘Ideas in Action’ Shanghai Art & Design Biennale, China

2015
DEC: ‘New-Craft’, Holon Institute of Technology, Israel
DEC: ‘Domestic Affairs’, Shenzhen Architectural Biennale, China
DEC: ‘New Territories’, Albuquerque Museum, USA
SEP: ‘Our Domestic Futures’, National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
MAY: ‘Vita Vitale’, Venice Art Biennale, Italy
APR: ‘What is Luxury?’, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
FEB: ‘Can City’, Centro Cibeles de Cultura y Ciudadanía, Madrid, Spain

2014
NOV: ‘New Territories’, Museum of Art & Design, New York, USA
OCT: 25th Anniversary Global Art Showcase Arts Brook eld, Los Angeles, USA

2013
DEC: ‘City of Counterlight’, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China
SEP: ‘Surface Tension’, Kitchener Museum, Ontario, Canada
MAR: ‘Can City’, Coletivo Amor de Madre, São Paulo, Brazil

2012
NOV: Art and Science International Exhibiton & Symposium, Beijing, China
APR: ‘Inspiring Matter’, Henry Moore Gallery, London, UK


Collections

Centre Pompidou, Paris
M+ Museum, Hong Kong
MAO, Slovenia
Vitra Museum, Germany