Ryoji Ikeda

Ryoji Ikeda


180 The Strand, London, UK


Press release

The Vinyl Factory x Fact in collaboration with Audemars Piguet Contemporary presented ‘RYOJI IKEDA’, the largest exhibition of works by the audio-visual artist to date in Europe at 180 Studios, 180 e Strand, London. e solo exhibition, which will be on show within the vast 180 Studios space will feature world premieres of several never-beforeseen works and invited viewers to immerse themselves in Ikeda’s thought-provoking and highlycharged dynamic digital universe. Ryoji Ikeda’s innovative work explores the essential characteristics of sound and light by means of mathematical precision and aesthetics. e artist engages with frequencies and scales difficult for the human ear and mind to comprehend, visualising sounds, and rendering the imperceptible through numerical systems and computer aesthetics. By orchestrating sounds, visuals, materials, physics and mathematics, Ikeda goes beyond the conceptual to delve into extremes and infinites, testing the limits of human senses and digital technology.