Instagram Residency: Babak Radboy

We are pleased to welcome New York-based artist Babak Radboy for the new installment of KALEIDOSCOPE Instagram Residency, our online Instagram-based project.

Babak will take over KALEIDOSCOPE’s Instagram account reporting from the opening days of the 9th Berlin Biennale, curated by New York-based collective DIS, for which he is serving as Chief Creative Officer.

Follow Babak’s posts at or by using the hashtag #kaleidoscopeinstagramresidency.

Babak Radboy is an artist working in the commercial idiom of art direction. He is the co-founder of the meta-brand Shanzhai Biennal, creative director of the real brand Telfar and the non-profit collective Bidoun. Babak is currently collaborating on a fashion project with artist Bjarne Melgaard.

The Berlin Biennale will be on view from 4 June—18 September in various venues in town. Find out more by reading Carson Chan’s interview with DIS, an online preview from KALEIDOSCOPE’s upcoming summer issue.