Julius Popp was born 1973. He lives and works in Leipzig. He studied at the Academy of Visual Arts in Leipzig from 1998 to 2005. In his works he aims at deciphering the processes of natural science and technology and making them sensually accessible. He has received numerous prizes and awards for his work, including the Art Prize of the Adolf-Luther-Stiftung in Krefeld (2010), an Award of Distinction (Hybrid Art) from Ars Electronica in Linz (2008), and the Kunstförderpreis of the Academy of Arts, Berlin (2008). Popp’s works have been shown in numerous international exhibitions. His solo shows include Transposition at the Museum Haus Lange in Krefeld (2010) and exhibitions at the Museum der bildenden Künste in Leipzig (2009), and at the Kunsthalle in Nuremberg and the Kunsthalle in Vienna (2007). Group shows include Process as Paradigm at the LABoral, Gijón, the Biennale für Internationale Lichtkunst as part of the Kulturhauptstadt Europas Ruhr 2010 in Unna (2010), Decode at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, and the Third Moscow Biennale (2009).