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Ryoji Ikeda wins CERN residency award

Japanese audio visual artist Ryoji Ikeda has been awarded the Prix Ars Electronica Collide @ CERN residency, which will take him to the CERN headquarters in Switzerland to work with data produced at the large hadron collider. Ikeda's first visit will be this spring where he will be paired with scientists from CERN, and his residency will run across two years. Last year's winner was Bill Fontana.